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I urge people to join in, comment with your paragraph of fiction to accompany the image. It doesn’t have to follow my story or reflect the same themes. It can be a poem or in a different language (provide a translation please :)). Anyone who wants to join in, is welcome. This photograph has been reblogged under Ermisenda on tumblr.

The railing was chilling under my fingertips. The moisture streaming from my palms made the contact slick within seconds. I retracted my hand and breathed deeply. The bridge looked sturdy. It would not fall apart, would it? My partner nudged me to begin walking, assuring me that she was behind me at all times. The tour group had ventured forth and they had been left behind. “We’ll be stuck here forever,” my partner’s voice grew worried. I took one step forward and then another. My entire body trembled and threatened to collapse.

– Ermisenda Alvarez

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