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Life... and Death.

By Ash TaylorPublished about a year ago 1 min read
Photo by Kseniya Lapteva on Unsplash

Green, I think, is the colour of life. In this place all things are green – the grass, the trees, even the sky. As I stare at the verdant rock hurtling towards me, I am struck by an imminent thought:

I didn’t think green would be the colour of my death.

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Ash Taylor

Lover of fantasy and all things whimsical. Currently studying Writing and Publishing at UNE in Armidale, Australia. Living on Anaiwan land.


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  • Ian Read12 months ago

    A nice twist and usage of metaphor and symbolism. Amazing how you can shift expectations in so few words. Brilliant.

  • Loryne Andaweyabout a year ago

    That went from 0 to 100 real quick. Well done! ❤️'d and subscribed 😊

  • L.C. Schäferabout a year ago

    Ooooh, smashing! Very clever, I loved this one 😁

  • Lacey Dearieabout a year ago

    Wow, this really took an unexpected turn. It's a great story that can make your eyes pop the way mine just did LOL. Good job!

  • Grz Colmabout a year ago

    Ash, Well this got morbid super fast lol! 😅😹 Green is my fav colour, so if that’s the end so be it!

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