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toe: A Desert of Human

So this one is a little rough. There was some pausing and rewinding again, but much less than with the last few. With this one I mostly wanted to focus on describing the song. I wasn’t able to stick to … Continue reading

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Sophia: Desert Song No. 2

Another Sophia song (previous one here), but instead of being from As We Make Our Way (Unknown Harbours), this one is from┬áPeople Are Like Seasons. It also is included on As We Make Our Way (The Live Recordings) (a review … Continue reading

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One Thousand Word Challenge 81: The Bridge in the Desert

It was a warm day, as was the shift from winter to spring to summer would allow at any rate. Technically it just was spring, but I’m referring to the transition of seasons. Soon it would be summer as that … Continue reading

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Five-Hundred Word Challenge 746: About a Desert

Crossing expanses upon expanses and following the rolling dunes that change form and reshape themselves in some sort of eternal dance of metamorphosis. Perhaps they are a great amorphous body rather than some giant landscape. Perhaps. Crossing requires time and … Continue reading

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One Thousand Word Challenge 54: Writing of This Length

I’m feeling a little overdue for a writing of this length and I keep on meaning to write some senseless fiction of the length of which I am currently undertaking, but to be honest I’ve no ideas. That’s not really … Continue reading

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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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