Short Story: The Nowhere House

This was given as homework on my course. Write about this picture? This trip was not fun, I was feeling truly glum, The rain was pouring down upon my head. My dad was rushing, I tried not fussing, as we both got more and more wet. I could see a house Ahead not too far. … Continue reading Short Story: The Nowhere House

Poetry: Secrets

To know, yet not speak. Shhhhhhhh!!!! To understand, yet not share. Secrets are purposefully hidden. Secrets come in many forms and guises, Some childlike and simple, No harm just enticing. Yet Some are dark A fathomless pit. Sorrow's and hurt, the centre of it. Continuously with you, an additional weight. A mask of many faces … Continue reading Poetry: Secrets

Short Story: Unwanted De Ja Vu

Created on Canva Most people look forward to getting tired and going to sleep. However, not me. I would happily bypass sleep if I could. I never looked forward to the night, because I knew what it meant. I knew what was coming. That inevitable feeling of fear and helplessness. It wasn't always this bad. … Continue reading Short Story: Unwanted De Ja Vu

#SoCs – Daily Prompt ‘First Thing’

The Friday Reminder for #SoCS & #JusJoJan 2021 Daily Prompt – Jan. 16th First thing was not to react. This he knew was key in order to not escalate the situation. This wasn't the first he had encountered racists. It was situations like this in his childhood that caused him to lash out. I would fight … Continue reading #SoCs – Daily Prompt ‘First Thing’

Poetry: The First Time I Saw You

The first time I saw you, I was in total awe. Your fingers were so perfect! Your feet, in miniature. I was physically exhausted, child birth was far from easy Contractions taking over me, demanding every ounce of strength from me. An intense wave that rose rhythmically within me. Now over, instantly. You had arrived. … Continue reading Poetry: The First Time I Saw You

The Muse Prt2 – Danielle

Danielle! You're going to be late for college "Are you ready?" " I'm leaving!" "Ruth wait?" "I'm coming! " "it's only 8.30, what's the rush?" "I told you, I have a meeting at 9.30 so I need to drop you off first!" "It's fine...... my first class is at 9.15." "You are always rushing! Even … Continue reading The Muse Prt2 – Danielle

Daily Word Prompt- Peace

https://onedailyprompt.wordpress.com/2020/12/02/your-daily-word-prompt-peace-ydwordprompt-December-2-2020/ As I considered today's prompt I remembered my first holiday in Egypt and one the activities I booked was to visit a bedouin camp. It was memorable for many reasons, but the biggest for me was as night rolled in. The nights came in early and as it grew darker and darker the thing … Continue reading Daily Word Prompt- Peace