Monthly Archives: June 2016

for the plot

Reading a novel for the plot is, to me, like viewing a painting for its subject. — Lord Malinov Advertisements

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broken perspective

Some say everything happens for a reason But it doesn’t – there isn’t a plan, a plot We are enacting – there are reasons For everything, of that I have no doubt But those reasons may be crazy, born Of … Continue reading

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vulnerable

I don’t appreciate stories where someone vulnerable is abused. I typically read that kind of story very slowly, taking frequent breaks to keep my emotions from blinding me to the prose.  

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those ruby lips

Pamela’s damn pretty, a real treasure, huge piles of gold and gems and pearls. She’s so much more attractive than any other girl I’ve dated that I’ve never felt in control. Maybe I don’t really deserve her. I felt it … Continue reading

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lilted gaily

My patience found reward when my modern-day queen descended from her bed-chamber. Arousing all my senses, Diana wore a thin blue dress which barely concealed a pair of lace white panties as she bent ever so slightly to fix the … Continue reading

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spoiled daughter

“Don’t kid me, Scott. I’ll be lucky to hit the B flat. Don’t even dream about me hitting high C without a whole lot of orchestra drowning that screech out. Besides, I think I can understand the spoiled daughter role … Continue reading

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sitting plumply

She could tell right away my blood runs cold. The night wore on, the alcohol diluting every thought and discussions of the business, show business, often took hold among the singers and the Big E, our most serious semi-professional, sitting … Continue reading

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