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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 662: Waiting for a Break

Of course there would be a push to move on forward from the safety of the oasis. The oasis could only remain safe for so long, after all. They had to keep on moving forward. There was no other choice, … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 438: The Only Way Out is Through

What am I doing here? It’s so hot and the only way out is through. Through to the other side. How did I get myself trapped in a desert of ocean? A hot ocean of sand that stretches beyond the … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 437: A Day of Adventure

That’s it, I’m checking out, or am I? I’ve been awake for far too long at this stage and feel as tough it is slowly doing me in. How long have I been awake for? A little over an hour. … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 432: Cold Mornings

Cold mornings, cold days, cold weather, cold experience, morning walk, warm brick, doing stuff, meeting stuff, needing stuff, stuffing stuff, things and so on and so forth and tearing off at a speed more acceptable than slow. The land stretches … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 228: Looking for Something

There was a cool wind blowing hard across the desert landscape. Staring outward with intent whilst the wind caressed their face, a lone person was staring out across the vast expanse, looking for something that they could not quite put … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 89: In Search of Lemon

I’m feeling sad. So sad, that I feel almost distraught in ways that even I cannot comprehend, which is odd as I can usually comprehend a lot more than I think I can comprehend, as I’m some sort of all-comprehending … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 74: Wandering Through the Dessert

Thoughtless is my mind at the moment. Blank and desolate. An open expanse of nothingness. A vast dessert stretches out in front of me. I wear a stern look on my face, not knowing where to go or where to … Continue reading

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