The space in my head where there used to be words, is filled with cobwebs and dust bunnies. Where the stories would form up and battle for my time, abandoned hovels and fireplaces no longer lit, no longer smoking. It’s like my mind has left it to grow emptier, barren, all the characters, all their memories […]
Precipice To be free here a moment longer, dangling by my fingertips, my toes. Not the edge of anything I could touch, a world of colors of emotions of holding my breath. There is an aching, my fingertips my toes the rope is fire stinging with flames of ice of fear. I am only fog, […]
So today is my 19th birthday so I decided to get started with my day through some creative brain activity! Pursue To stand at the corner of nothing and everything where the days are longer but the nights are colder. It’s a hairsbreadth of distance, between one or the other and falling would mean Down […]
I sight see what I don’t understand, to find meaning in the clouds, where the stars are hidden and the moon is swallowed by grey, it’s a darkness that settles deep, with promise of the sun to come, as the swirling clouds shift to subdue the white glow, and the moon is swallowed by grey.
Temporary In the way that the flowers bloom upon their leaves, Like the wind rushing and rattling through the trees, And the sun and moon take their guarding turn, or the time that it takes for forest fires to burn, How the birds bring around the morning song, and the winter snow seems to stay far […]
Better I’ve seen the sun rise to the bird song When the darkness slinks away in silence As the dew drops glisten on silken petals I’ve seen the night give way to day. With air that dancing through rustling leaves Where the trunks creak and bend A bloody feather cardinal sings boastfully Witnessing the better […]
This is a book I started writing and plan to continue. I’ll add by chapter as I edit! Prologue My arms ached, sending little shocks down my spine, riding my nerves like a roller-coaster, pain accumulating in my shoulders and stiffening my neck. I stretched, arching my back and sighing when I […]