Peter J. Atwood fiction

I like words, and more, words that are used well. This is where I collect them. Most I come across in the works of other authors, but on occasion I find some in the wild myself.

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Something about the hush in her voice makes me check our surroundings. Outside our daughter’s karate class, along the tree-lined canal path—ah, yes, it’s safe to talk about her work here.