Posts Tagged ‘nature’

Dear December

Posted by melissa kandel on December 19, 2015 in Fiction | No Comments

By Melissa Marni “Uh oh.” “What?” “Nothing.” “Then why’d you say ‘uh oh.’” “No reason.” “No reason? You said ‘uh oh’ just because?” “Exactly. It’s a fun thing to say.” “It’s not.” “It is. Lighten up!” “Not cool, Josephine. You know I’m sensitive about being so damn yellow.”

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Featured Friday: Whim Magazine

Posted by melissa kandel on November 6, 2015 in Featured Friday, Interview | No Comments

Keep writing. The more you write, the easier it’ll become to take an idea you have in your head and, with a whole lot of heart, craft it into something you can send out into the world … Browse the digital pages of Whim Magazine and you’ll find an ethereal collection of photos that appear as […]

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Sincerely And With Feeling

Posted by melissa kandel on September 10, 2015 in Fiction | 1 Comment

By Melissa Marni As the black crow flies, so too does the luck of anyone brazen enough to steal from the Painted Desert for the sake of a vainglorious because I can. Such a creature of inordinate vanity cannot, by the laws of moonlight and the writs of sunshine, remain unpunished for very long. He (let […]

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So Wild and Free

Posted by melissa kandel on August 1, 2015 in Fiction | No Comments

By Melissa Marni There are, inside a deconstructed world, threads of life that must be sewn together in order to make sense. Even then, when the quilt of what is has been stitched, sense may elude the eyes, the ears, the nose, the mind, and only what might be shall remain … “This tea tastes like boiled rat droppings and […]

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The Big Secret

Posted by melissa kandel on June 25, 2015 in Fiction | 2 Comments

By Melissa Marni Rat-a-tat-tat went longish nails on old wood. She sat at the time-abandoned Rathskeller Pub, waiting. Three tall jack-and-cokes into her Sunday afternoon, the strange man finally arrived, a wiry figure dappled in late-day shadows. He pushed a small piece of paper her way. “For you,” the man said. She scoffed. “A letter? This is the big […]

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FLY

Posted by melissa kandel on March 29, 2015 in Fiction | No Comments

To be different in the town of Redistuo was to be an outsider, abolished from any place inside the shared opinion of the people and declared unworthy to belong. John was such a shunned man, though his name be plain enough and ambition to contradict small. It was the idea of what he wanted to […]

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LITTLE WORD SNAPSHOT | CHASING THE LIGHT

Posted by melissa kandel on December 14, 2014 in Photography | No Comments

Check out little word studio on Instagram for more photos and come back to visit soon, something new and story-ish is coming your way …

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LITTLE WORD SNAPSHOT | NATURE’S BUTTER

Posted by melissa kandel on December 6, 2014 in Photography | 2 Comments

For more photos, check out Little Word Studio on Instagram. And stay tuned for a new story, set to land tomorrow.

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LITTLE WORD SNAPSHOT | DECEMBER BEGINNINGS

Posted by melissa kandel on December 3, 2014 in Photography | No Comments

For more photos, check out Little Word Studio on Instagram. And stay tuned for a new story, coming to LWSville this weekend. 

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SNAPSHOT THURSDAY | A STUDY IN PINK

Posted by melissa kandel on November 21, 2014 in Photography | No Comments

For more photos, check out Little Word Studio on Instagram. And stay tuned for a new story, coming to the site this weekend …

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