It's been said that a picture says a thousand words. What do yours say? Pull out your high school senior photos and write! Take some time to write about the person you were in your late teens. Describe the person you see in your HS senior photos. Describe your hair, your eyes, and those thoughts… Continue reading Senior Photo Flashbacks
It's been said that a picture says a thousand words. What do yours say? Pull out your baby album and write! Flip through your baby album or pull out a baby picture. Take some time to write about yourself as a baby/toddler. Describe yourself. Hair color and texture... eyes... were you chubby? tall? did you have… Continue reading Baby Album Gold Mine
"Hi!", he said, and flashed a boyish, somewhat lopsided grin, a contradiction to the sprinkling of white that was starting to show in his seductive goatee and stubble. The sleeves of his button down shirt were rolled up to his elbows with casual precision, setting the tone of his overall appearance. "Sorry I'm late; I missed… Continue reading I fucked the Landlord
Stuck The proverbial hamster wheel. Running. Going nowhere. Pointless. Doing nothing. Overwhelmed. Underwhelmed. ∼∼∼ the dream panicked. in a car. speeding. going too fast. Running. Being chased. A Curve. Can't slow down. Hurtling off into the abyss. Wake up. Just a dream. Still panicked. Stay awake. Don't go back. I wrote Stuck about six weeks… Continue reading Stuck…or in the Liminal Space?
A king living atop a hill, in a city in the clouds. Living a peasant's life but a daughter of the king. A king who walked among his subjects in peasant garb. This is the fairy tale I was taught as a child. I didn't believe in Santa or the tooth fairy. I knew magic wasn't… Continue reading Fairy Tale Princess
Growing up, I was very familiar with the phrase, "Pull your dress down, keep your knees together". This is the phrase that mothers (grandmothers, aunts, any random woman, and...oh, vomit, sometimes even dads) use to tell little girls that they are showing too much leg. This commandment was drilled into my mind from (probably) the day… Continue reading Pull your dress down
The One had three leaders under him and each leader ran a division with a different specialty; the warriors, the messengers, and the musicians. The leader of the musicians rebelled and the One threw the rebel and all of his followers into a fiery pit. The One decided to make a little paradise, a "heaven on… Continue reading Rethinking Easter