The Caterpillar- Momina Arif's Blog
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The Caterpillar

When the days came crashing I whispered promises into debris Made demon deals and blind dives into things you don’t return from But I wanted my skin off I was no butterfly and I was a wicked caterpillar I believed in nothing and every feather I collected off the earth I wanted to fly less […]

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The Woman

I promise you sometimes the world is on my side.  and I write the future.  I let the trees grow their barks through walls  and then they are homes no longer sometimes the pavement cracks open  for a clover.  sometimes a deer in the woods gets to decide the trickle down of planets. and when […]

start a novel- Momina Arif's Blog
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5 ways to never start a Novel.

Writing a Novel is a tricky business. You will spend a lot of time reading, more so than even writing and this is to research ways that an idea can be executed. Now there are many rules to start a storyline, and you should take them all with a grain of salt. There are always […]

The British Law- Momina Arif's Blog
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The British Law

Behold the British Law, the horse breeder and his reptilian bastards.  May they grow into men. May they know better than fear.  Behold the Shakespearean threat.  Women who tasted freedom and never returned  May they never return.  May they never learn.  Behold the blood that ran blue and tangled you in it’s web  Let it […]

The Tin Man - Momina Arif's Blog
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The Tin Man

… As if it taught me something great, when it only taught me that you break your own heart by listening to it all the time.As if I can live under the shade of that dream forever.

The White Rage- Momina Arif's Blog
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The white rage

I remember all the things that happened to us before we stopped believing. I know that the night-time lights that gather from all over town don’t go up to a better place. There is no better place.