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{Violets Are Violet}: Sniff This Bouquet of Truth

Are we really confused about the color of violets? Because it’s right there in the name. This “violets are blue” thing has gotten way out of hand.

Kelaine Conochan
February 13, 2020
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{Roses Are Red}, {Violets Are Blue}* (& Other Mountain Poems)

It’s not actually a poem. It’s a story. Two more-than-friends, with a complicated backstory, go for a hike up Old Rag mountain.

Jenny Zaret
February 12, 2020
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{Roses are Red}, Police Lights are {Blue}

An ambulance and police lights aren’t quite what Grace and Teddy had in mind. Valentine’s Day is supposed to end with romance, not violence, right?

Sarah Razner
February 12, 2020
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{Roses Are Red}: An Inappropriate Prom Invitation

A brazen student drafts up a poetic prom invitation to his math teacher. Is it cute? Is it funny? Or is it downright cringe-worthy?

Josh Bard
February 11, 2020
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{Roses & Violets}: A Valentine’s Day to Dye For

Liam wants to give Maddie something more special than just generic roses. Will his floral experiment work, or will she be empty-handed this Valentine’s?

Sarah Razner
February 11, 2020
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{Dear Satan}: I Did Your Bidding in Idaho

You sent me to wreak havoc at the Idaho caucuses, so I did my worst. Suck it, democracy. Wait, you did say Idaho, didn’t you? Satan?

Michael Maiello
February 10, 2020
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Accepting Submissions: {Roses Are Red} Prompt

Roses are red / Violets are blue / We are accepting / Submissions from you. Send us your 400-700 word take on this week’s prompt and we’ll publish the best!

The Prompt Staff
February 9, 2020
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{Dear Lover}: Intimacy, Ecstasy, and Us

Dear Lover, I’m thinking of you. I’m thinking love is real. Love is intimate. Love is all-consuming. And so I can’t stop thinking of you.

Billy Hafferty
February 6, 2020
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{Dear Peacock}: Please Don’t Ruin Saved By The Bell

Dear Peacock and NBC, Please reconsider your upcoming Saved by the Bell reboot ideas, before it’s too late! Sincerely, a big fan.

Josh Bard
February 5, 2020
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