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Send In The Clowns

We Don’t Get To Choose Where We’re Born — Writing Prompt Clown Mirror


They say you can choose your friends but you don’t get to pick your family.

Too bad, that, sometimes.

The sad-faced, middle-aged man sat in reception, waiting patiently.

A light flashed on the receptionist’s console.



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Elle Fredine

West-Coaster, born and bred; Weekly Tales in fiction, dark/horror/fantasy, poetry, humor, feminism, writing, relationships, and love