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Scrittura Prompt / postmodern love signs

A Wad of Gum

a prose poem of fate

Photo by Jerry Zechariah on Unsplash

Maybe it was winter or the earliest weeks of spring, ordinary — isn’t that when something extraordinary happens, when the world is unspectacular, when a trip to the bank leads to a dream?

You, standing on a dingy sidewalk, pounded too many times by flip-flops, boots, and high-heels…

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I was always a writer but lived in a bookkeeper’s body before I found Medium and broke free — well, almost. Working to work less and write more.