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modern life

Frustrations, probably not worth documenting.


(S)Cream

part 3 of Common People

hello, face! you are a useful thing.

Genre   satire

Style   freeform

Tags   gender themes, modern life


Afters

part 2 of The Modern Hero

haunted by low-flying crows

Genre   romance

Style   free verse

Tags   modern life


Another Cup Of?

part 2 of Common People

Now, before I forget, darlin', here's your prezzie, you love Milk Tray, I remember you do, don't you?

Genre   satire

Style   conversational

Tags   australian, gender themes, modern life, 500 creativity exercises

Relationships   family


Apart

part 17 of Common People

suddenly he left the room

Style   free verse

Tags   modern life


Assassin/Spy

handling the security brief for a top-secret government program

Genre   satire

Style   free verse

Tags   spies, modern life


Couldn't Give Away The Pearls

part 9 of Common People

you're amazing! don't forget to wash your hands

Genre   satire

Style   free verse

Tags   gender themes, modern life

Relationships   family


Creativity Exercise

we have run long and away we three from the mountain always standing still

Genre   realistic

Style   stream of consciousness

Tags   australian, angst, modern life, 500 creativity exercises


Dilemma

part 25 of Common People

Well, a kid's going to cost a lot. Add that to the negatives.

Genre   realistic

Style   dialogue only

Tags   suburban, modern life, parenthood

Relationships   f/m


Flashed Before My Eyes

part 9 of The Modern Hero

this shocking thing passing you by

Genre   realistic

Style   free verse

Tags   aging, modern life


Gravitass

eh-ahyaaaaaaa

Genre   satire

Style   free verse

Tags   aging, modern life


Greener

Wear your corporate success proudly, sweetheart; collars and cuffs synonyms for platinum-class shackles.

Genre   realistic

Style   drabble, stream of consciousness, second person

Tags   modern life, 500 creativity exercises


Hates Children and Animals

Dragon Age II AU. Anders is a vet without a valid visa, Garrett has someone else's cat.

Genre   slash

Style   third person

Tags   exile, class themes, sex, modern life, sexuality, UST, 2012-07

Relationships   m/m, friendship


Homecoming

part 10 of The Modern Hero

automatic

Genre   realistic

Style   free verse

Tags   aging, modern life, pilots


In The Negative

i don't like good mornings

Genre   realistic

Style   free verse

Tags   modern life


Love/Lawn

part 22 of Common People

on the air the smell of haloumi grilling

Genre   realistic

Style   free verse

Tags   australian, class themes, suburban, modern life


Low Risk Road

part 8 of The Modern Hero

enter this flat stretch of years

Genre   realistic

Style   free verse

Tags   aging, modern life


Miles Away

part 6 of The Modern Hero

knowing by the way your lower jaw juts

Genre   satire

Style   freeform

Tags   sex, modern life


Paean of the Princess

Oh my god! I can feel it!

Genre   satire

Style   first person

Tags   modern life, 500 creativity exercises


Paradox

part 4 of Common People

when you have altered beyond recognition

Genre   realistic

Style   free verse

Tags   modern life


Pretence

part 1 of The Modern Hero

the dreams stack inside each other like hollow dolls all rattling, rocking

Genre   slash

Style   freeform, epic

Tags   angst, class themes, sex, depression, age difference, modern life, pilots

Relationships   m/m


Share House

Fenris and Dorian, contemporary AU. Fenris woke that morning to the news that Qarinus was being bombed.

Genre   realistic

Style   third person

Tags   angst, class themes, alienation, modern life

Relationships   m/m


Share House

Dragon Age Inquisition contemporary AU. Fenris, Dorian. Fenris woke that morning to the news that Qarinus was being bombed.

Genre   realistic

Style   third person

Tags   angst, class themes, alienation, modern life, 2015-01

Relationships   m/m


Silent Night

part 12 of The Modern Hero

i don't look back

Genre   realistic

Style   free verse

Tags   aging, modern life, alcohol


Situational Dissonance

i am a kitten built of hatred begrudging the winter-wet pad towards work underneath a grey sky still spitting fury

Genre   realistic

Style   free verse

Tags   angst, modern life


Solution

part 21 of Common People

Flicking between trite morning offerings, they come across a show listing in an astoundingly compressed point form (that is, under five criteria per side) the reasons why marriages succeed or fail.

Genre   realistic

Style   third person

Tags   modern life

Relationships   family


Strine

part 20 of Common People

along with your shadow let your accent lengthen

Genre   realistic

Style   free verse

Tags   australian, modern life


The Faked Death of Glitter

please sit, this news might shock you

Genre   satire

Style   free verse

Tags   modern life


The Mortared Hell of Pub Lunch Debates

part 7 of The Modern Hero

in the name of your pride be successively hostile

Genre   realistic

Style   free verse

Tags   modern life


This Your Newest Overlord

the idea germ enters through the nostrils

Genre   satire

Style   free verse

Tags   writers, modern life


Transplant

Hard-pressed to admit affection for anything, He liked this job specifically for the conversational opportunities, having pretensions above those of His friends (He did strive to keep Himself the largest fish in His social pond).

Genre   satire

Style   third person

Tags   gender themes, age difference, modern life, 500 creativity exercises


Viridian Future

in the distant future, the art of horticulture is an attractive pursuit

Genre   apocalypse

Style   free verse

Tags   dystopia, modern life