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Blood and Lemon and Salt

“Why can’t we be friends” he asks. “It doesn’t seem right, we’ve known each other so long.” I have come to love the smell of things ending, a fresh and steely cut like blood and lemon and salt air that … Continue reading

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Janus Lady – Four

Four: “Will you bring me back? “State-of-the art models, built to stir humans, and that had been their sole purpose until now.” “Will I come back?” “Why them?” “They have an eye for detail; they are cheaper to manufacture than LabTek Robots, and … Continue reading

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I don’t melt

Part 1 I don’t melt into his arms because I don’t melt anymore. They’d rather I was Ariel on a beach, dissolving into foam, (re)minded into nothingness, into waves, into my own tears, voiceless. But I found a merman with … Continue reading

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