Printer error printed

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By Jade-Pandora
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The note was a mistake. I didn't
mean to write it, but I did.
Feeling no pain, nothing at all.

Sleep-walking with eyes open
and thoughts on hold, typing
bloodied fingerprints on the keys.

I hadn't planned to have you find the
black and white of my lost faith lying
stillborn in the paper tray.

I stumbled on a new group where the members have been playing out an experiment this month of April as a kind of NaPoWriMo, called NaPoGliiMo.  I was instantly intrigued because of the edgy entries from the ones in the group who are participating.  Stay tuned to see if I can run with the pack, even if I do it with a limp. (update: I made it all the way!)

The rule of thumb for interpreting the themes if you're going to do a piece for the group, there really is no rule.  They tell everyone to go with how you, the writer, interprets them.  And I say that goes for the readers, too.  So,  I've dedicated this piece with one of the gliitchmonth's group themes for April: "printer error"

:iconnapowrimo: Also here: 25th Day

:bulletpurple: 05/12/15 Featured here:
dynamite artwork (5/12/15)Hey B)
It's about time for one of these, amirite?
First of all, you might have read my piece black lipstick doesn't stop sexual harassment. If you haven't, then...??? READ IT YOU LAZY BUM I KNOW IT'S LONG BUT IT'S IMPORTANT or do what you want I don't care. I wrote that piece about my personal experience with feeling forced about doing things you don't want to do. I know some of you guys have felt that feeling before, and I think it's important that we all get those feelings out there. So, read it, because maybe it'll make you feel less alone. That's all I really want to do with that piece. Get all of us to open up about being pressured into things, specifically sex. Because that sort of things happens a lot, and I think if we all just talked about it mor
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:clap: Fantastic!
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Gosh, thank you, Lili-girl!
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skycladartsProfessional General Artist
true words indeed
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That means a lot :heart:
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When it wants out... it wants out. 
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I know that feel.
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yes, I know
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Leopold002Hobbyist Writer
I love the last stanza.
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Thank you so much. :rose:
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