Entries By Elly Higgins

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nun

mum was the word the chalk drawing suggested. she began humming in her mind nu na na naa hey hey hey goodbye santa barbara

Posted By Elly Higgins On 08.01.2010 @ 12:02 pm

decorated

He was decorated, extravagantly with medals he had found. In Goodwill stores across the country. The only battle he had ever served in was the battle of the television set remote. Took place every Saturday morning.

Posted By Elly Higgins On 07.31.2010 @ 2:58 pm

sudden

quick quick succession. strike. and I was down.

Posted By Elly Higgins On 07.23.2010 @ 8:19 pm

vase

It’s pronounced vaaas. Oh that reminds me of a novel I once read, vas and opera flatland. Vas was short for vasectomy. It was lovely.

Posted By Elly Higgins On 07.20.2010 @ 7:31 pm

lens

1 or 2. 1. 1 or 2. 2. good good. the eye doctor mutters. looks as though you’ll need new lenses for those glasses, you are steadily going blind. good good. for you, I say.

Posted By Elly Higgins On 07.18.2010 @ 3:41 pm

leash

Her daunting stare affixed upon me like a leash encompasses a collar. Tightening around my neck. Suffocating.

Posted By Elly Higgins On 07.15.2010 @ 6:29 pm

pleased

He was pleased she’d finally taken notice. Pleased she actually cared. So pleased, he’d taken the chance. And then, she yakked the entire the night on dull subjects he did not care.

Posted By Elly Higgins On 07.14.2010 @ 9:15 pm

secure

I wasn’t so sure if you were still secure.

Posted By Elly Higgins On 07.12.2010 @ 8:51 am

scoop

The reporter bustled into the news room, certain he had the scoop on the ice-cream shop front for the Russian spies headquarters!

Posted By Elly Higgins On 07.11.2010 @ 11:00 am

generate

Oh dear, the heat wave generated more than a nervous sweat in this typist.

Posted By Elly Higgins On 07.09.2010 @ 9:01 pm

I moved quickly, typing quickly, wondering incessantly. Trying to motivate myself to generate a thought. There it was. Worship. They flocked to worship as many do in that small town. They called it generate for their generation.

Posted By Elly Higgins On 07.09.2010 @ 8:45 pm