Excerpt- ‘The Mockingbird Memoirs: A fairy tale’

She is a small framed woman, about 80 years of age, mockingbird footprints cast over her shimmering eyes. Madness has roosted in her once onyx bob, now discoloured with smatterings of ash and mercury. Her distorted and bent pale face can be seen reflected back through the mirror as she straightens her hair and the collar of the brilliant white uniform bearing the logo of Apple Lodge Residential Hospital.

-An excerpt from my short story on Snow White, in progress.


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