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“The Woman in the Red Dress” – Short Story

The Woman in the Red Dress Six months had passed since ex-cop John Michaels had been forced to retire early from the Memphis Police Department—but the wound was still fresh. It was a Friday night at Blake’s Bar and Grill, a popular restaurant in the heart of the city, and just down the street from… Continue reading “The Woman in the Red Dress” – Short Story

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Poem: How it feels to be Mr. Nobody (Do You See Me Now?)

How it feels to be a lifeless body in the sea the voice nobody hears the face nobody sees He was at the Comic Con, and was finally about to receive his chance to meet the one, the only, Stan Lee Then the moment came. The boy was introduced to the man He stood so… Continue reading Poem: How it feels to be Mr. Nobody (Do You See Me Now?)

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Why I Choose to Live in my Car

I sat down and very carefully planned out how I was going to write a post explaining why I'm living in my car. Then I wrote 3/4 of it, stopped, said, "What the fuck," and scrapped it. For me, it seems there are some posts that should be strategically planned, and then some that should… Continue reading Why I Choose to Live in my Car

Blog, Depression, Life

Trying to cure loneliness only makes it worse

It's stuff like this which really makes me wonder if I genuinely may be cursed. If you've been following this blog for a good minute, then you may or may not have a decent understanding of what this blog, MrHushHush, is all about. Truthfully, you probably don't, and that's perfectly fine, because at times, even… Continue reading Trying to cure loneliness only makes it worse

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A Hummingbird Fell from its Nest in my Backyard!

Hey, everybody, So, I don't make posts like this very often. Okay, I lied--I've never written a post like this. I'm one of those bloggers that can't ever stick to one topic. My posts topics range from fiction to poetry; from relationships to travel destinations. But, like they say, there's a first for everything. Before… Continue reading A Hummingbird Fell from its Nest in my Backyard!

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Poem: Only Human

If I could then I would save the world Send my heart in an envelope to that certain girl Tell her how she is my everything Live in a house with kids and wedding rings I’d be free like the ocean breeze Soar from the west coast over to the east Learn German then Chinese… Continue reading Poem: Only Human

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What’s life like in Laguna CA?

I was 18 when I first visited California, and though I don't exactly remember my reaction to the place, I do know it was one of those rare occasions where reality turned out to be even better than the fantasy in my head. I haven't exactly traveled the world, but I've been to quite a… Continue reading What’s life like in Laguna CA?

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Chasing Dreams like I’m on Novocaine

Once upon a time, there was a boy who dreamt he'd one day have the world. He imagined he'd grow larger than life and have the world at his feet. He'd venture new and old lands, reach out and touch billions of people, see his name in lights, and maybe even wield the power to… Continue reading Chasing Dreams like I’m on Novocaine

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Into the Darkness

Like anyone else, I have a side to me I’d rather not let be seen. A side I myself hate to see. And I’d be lying if I said I don’t believe there are shared similarities between each of our faces we keep hidden. We all have a creative side to our brain, and we… Continue reading Into the Darkness

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Poem: Everything will be Okay

When you feel lost in a forest of black Night thicker than smoke and without a path No matter what don’t be afraid Everything will be okay It seems like you have to climb to the clouds just to find safer grounds If you look down still stand brave Everything will be okay Your whole… Continue reading Poem: Everything will be Okay