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frogmarch

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Thu May 23, 2024, 11:13 AM May 23

One sentence stories [View all]

Got any to share that you wrote or saw somewhere?

Here's one I saw online a bit ago:

"It's very hard to live in a studio apartment in San Jose with a man who's learning to play the violin," she told the police when she handed them the empty revolver.

-Richard Brautigan, 'The Scarlatti Tilt', from Revenge of the Lawn, 1974, Picador.

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Here's one I wrote a while back:

Dear whoever dug up my mother's coffin to put someone else in it, and then recarved her stone, what did you do with her and the letters my sad father wrote her and tied with gold ribbons?

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One sentence stories [View all] frogmarch May 23 OP
Both good! Walleye May 23 #1
Here is mine sdfernando May 23 #2
Excellent! frogmarch May 23 #4
Here's one I just came up with bif May 23 #3
Yow! frogmarch May 23 #5
It was a cold and stormy night. lpbk2713 May 23 #6
We're waiting..... frogmarch May 24 #8
Mine TexasBushwhacker May 24 #7
Love that one! Mad_Dem_X May 24 #9
There's a whole genre TexasBushwhacker May 24 #11
this is what I got onethatcares May 24 #10
This one is not mine... Conjuay May 24 #12
I know you told me by making the choice to marry so young you would never Tikki May 25 #13
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