Marla Bishop

100 Words

Thrifty Word Challenge 100 #63: Legacy

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I only got round to writing my last will and testament during the pandemic, when I entered my seventh decade. My husband and I now have mirror wills, in which we leave jointly-owned assets to the surviving partner while gifting personal bequests — ie. our privately owned goods and property…

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50 WORDS

Fifty Word Challenge #93: Fear

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Thought I’d speak about my teenager instead as she is fearless. When I scolded her for walking around our city in the wee hours on her own, she told me I worry too much. “What about Sarah Everard,” I asked her.

“Who’s Sarah Everard?” came her response.

Fearless as fuck.

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Marla Bishop

Marla Bishop

Londoner, philosophy graduate, journalist, relationship coach, wife & mother. MA in Novel Writing; working on 1st novel. Follow me: https://linktr.ee/Marla