GRIPPED – An 85 Word Story

They are travelers gripped by thought, lost in their worlds of introspection. They sit, frozen in time and space, which once moved freely for them. But day by day they grew exhausted,  Their bones tiring from the burdens they secretly bore. Emotions and struggles hide behind their sculpted eyes, forever creating stories of who theyContinue reading “GRIPPED – An 85 Word Story”

CHERRY BLOSSOMS (A Friday First)

Spring blooms quietly, nearly unnoticed – until floral hues announce their presence. Romance blossoms below the vanilla pink petals, embracing itself in the faint scent of resurrection. I am going to go back to trying “Friday Firsts” where I will put the first paragraph, stanza, line, or even chapter of what I am working onContinue reading “CHERRY BLOSSOMS (A Friday First)”

She Laughs and my Soul Sings

She laughs and it makes my soul sings. The sound, forgotten and lost in her darkness, has finally found its way back. I  welcome it gratefully with open arms. I close my eyes and suddenly, it’s the only sound I hear. I record the sound in my memory. I don’t want this music to end,-Continue reading “She Laughs and my Soul Sings”