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No One Is Coming To Save Us by Stephanie Powell Watts is the story of an African-American extended family...

[mini-essay] The Treatment of Time in Narrative

MFA ESSAYS Now that I am a MFA student in Creative Writing (Fiction) at Queens University, I am required...

31 Simple Pleasures -- Writing Prompt

On my quest to find interesting writing prompts, I came across CreativeWritingPrompts.com (a not-so-creative url). Prompt #95: “List 31...

My One Night Stand with Brussels

The Question Every Solo Traveler Dreads “Are you dating anyone?” my well-meaning relatives always seem to ask, even though...

Book Review: Around the World in 50 Years

Circumnavigating the Globe. In a Car. In the 1960s. That’s how Albert Podell began his life-long journey to every...
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Hello, I'm Hayley, a writer of stories and reviews and silly rants. I love feta cheese and sweet potatoes. I tend to write flash fiction, short stories, and may or may not be working on a novel.

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