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The Daily Prompt – September 27th

Rules:

1. Use the prompt in the way it’s intended (starting a sentence, the title of the piece, theme, etc)

2. You may write in any format you see fit (fiction, non-fiction, poem, song, script, etc.)

3. Post your piece of writing in the comments section of the website to be considered for the ‘Best Of’ section.

The Prompt:

Opening line, ending line, or title:

“I almost made a huge mistake…”

About Jamaal

Lover of words, liver of life, director of theatre, keeper of keys and grounds at Hogwarts. Twitter: @JamaalAllan

5 comments on “The Daily Prompt – September 27th

  1. The Running Son
    September 27, 2013

    I almost made a huge mistake.
    Marley’s words are not dead,
    what the wise man said, to guide work
    in the right direction,
    “you must first take care of head”.

    Great. That never explained
    the Mountain Dew Code Red, the Frito-Lays,
    The unmade bed for days
    or couch-lock, lazy half-dazed
    slouch in posture like a bag of rocks.

    Dumb as a clock. Attention span
    all soft, laughing my ass off
    while Bob turns in his coffin
    wondering how often some jagoff
    with a stoner’s cough will be so bold

    to assume he ever meant it for when we
    were
    fourteen
    years
    old.
    .
    .
    .
    RunningSon
    .
    Clear heads in school.

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  5. Madison Kauffman
    January 28, 2014

    I almost made a huge mistake by not taking a chance. I don’t know where I would be or what I would be like if it wasn’t for that chance.

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