Author Archives: Cassie Holmes

About Cassie Holmes

Writer, Reader, Runner, Coffee Addict, Hawaii Life, Wife to a Musician, Mom to a Video Game Nerd, Cat Lady, Possible Alien

Flash Fiction: The Sorrow of the Daily News

Every morning I have the same routine. I wake up at six and step outside to collect the daily newspaper. My dog Mochi runs out to chase the neighbor’s cat and it takes me a while to get him back … Continue reading

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Personal Essay: Three Keys to a Better Life

It all started with a bag of keys. Each key was different varying in shape, size, and color. This is how I started my new job as the senior lifeguard of a county pool. My boss handed me the bag … Continue reading

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Scribbles: Seafoam Green

Put on 1950s music and frolic by the beach because I’m seafoam green, and I’m making a comeback, baby! I’m that focal point you don’t want to wash out. I’m that perfect blend of earthy greens and ocean blues. I’m … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction: A Walk Through the Park

Mary was fed up with Bob and decided it was time to go home. He wasn’t listening to her and she had taken precious time out of her day to walk through the park with him. He had left her … Continue reading

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Scribbles: The Candle

She stood five inches tall and was smokin’ hot. Her smooth, waxy skin was the swirl of a morning sunrise. Brilliant shades of pinks and oranges blending together at the center of the table. She lit up the room in … Continue reading

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Writer’s Tag

Hello Everyone! Today, I am participating in the Writer Tag and I encourage all my fellow writers to do your own. I would love to hear more about your writerly ways. I’ve been writing a lot, but I haven’t been … Continue reading

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