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Kim has not received any gifts yet
She wanted to believe them when they told her she was beautiful but Alice Hawthorn was ugly on the inside. A fraud, a cheat, a monster, pedaling lies everyday of the week. Her facade was cracking and she could feel the ugliness seeping out like a toxic plume over a heavily industrialised city. With the help of the studio make-up team she was primped and primed. Walking down the short corridor past the cameras, she fixed her smile as she sat down behind the news desk. Good evening…Continue
Monica sat down to write at the same time everyday, she needed the routine and discipline, otherwise the valuable time time before the kids came stomping in from school just slipped away.
Her target today 1000 words of excellent prose.
The harsh light and the noisy fan of the computer accused her of procrastination but Monica wasn't going to listen to that bullshit, with her hands poised over the keyboard she took a deep breath and dived in.
Hours later she became…Continue
The man that sat across from Leslie on the train was ordinary in nearly every way except he smelt amazing. She caught a whiff of him as he squeezed past her in the confined space of the carriage, the aroma was spicy. She searched through her memories to try and place the smell, was it cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, allspice or a masala. Leslie could taste it but her palate was too inexperienced, as he stood to leave she tried to smell him again and felt foolish. The smell haunted her all…Continue