The Bad Influence
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The Bad Influence

100 Words

The Parts Cleared Away

Thrifty Word Challenge 100 #73: Enough

Photo by Xu Haiwei on Unsplash

Her hands strummed along her stomach, making a hollow sound. Her eyes gazed down at the welding, gingerly tracing each one, but at least, they were small scars. Her mind pushed forward, returning to its tasks, even daydreams, eyeing a small bird hopping on a branch outside the window. Her hands lingered for another…




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Melissa R. Mendelson

Melissa R. Mendelson

Horror, Science-Fiction and Dystopian Short Story Author and Poet.

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