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Diary of a Foster Kid By Peggy

Diary of a Foster Kid By Peggy

Dear journal, Today is my birthday. I wish Mom and Dad were here. This is week two of being in foster care. My Little sister, Angel, and my foster sisters will throw me a party. I hope the foster mom will let me call home and say hi, and I really hope I get lots … Continue reading

Delusional Phantasm

Delusional Phantasm

  The cold air nipped at his skin as he sat on the roof outside his bedroom window. His cheeks were flushed from the cold and the frost around him, but he barely noticed. His eyes never strayed from the rising sun. His hand was laid open on the roof. There was no mistaking the … Continue reading

Short Fiction: Possession at Coal River

Short Fiction: Possession at Coal River

“Perry, hurry up we’re going to be late!” I sighed, then yelled back, “Okay Mom, be down in a bit.” That woman never stopped. Suddenly, my pocket jumped and bucked and I let out a scream, and then sighed. I’d been waiting for this call for hours, how could I have forgotten about it? I … Continue reading

Short Fiction: Alyce

Some arguments end in violence, mine ended with my parents dying in a car crash when I was five. I, myself, ended up in a hospital bed with a broken wrist and a black eye.  A nurse had told me my parents had died upon impact. As I lay in the hospital bed my body … Continue reading