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The Friday Fix

A Postcard from the Moonlight Mile Motel

Inspired by the July 24th Friday Fix prompt and Dan Bell’s “Another Dirty Room” series

A rat scurried by the stairs. Throwing my suitcase on the bed evicted used condoms from the mattress. The ceiling shook with the sound of strangers sending nothing to my mind.

I called the manager about the rat. He retorted, “Where did you expect to see him? Taking the elevator?”



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Rachel Presser

Game dev, writer, small biz & tax consultant to indie devs. That loud socialist Frog Slut from The Bronx, now in Angel City.