Ripple (Story)

The charmer sucked the life from the petals of the last Truth Tree and the people of Serenity were confounded by the sudden desire for conflict and terror. The first wave brought nonsensical  killings and exploitation to rival all the previous founding wars. The blood shed was crippling and the landscape became blurred with nuclear […]

Memories of the Marsh

Stretched across one another, your hold elicits stares.  Golden memories of our youth, when we were vulnerable. Green. Slow dancing oblivious to interruption, our journeys languidly intertwined.  We both like the same things, and still we changed with time.  Brown. Shades just like two, limbs displaying strength. Dampening streams run down me,  as I cling […]

Language of her heart

(pic from The feat of the beast, the rising knots of hair. The source that betrayed her, when everyone was there. The increasing thoughts of yonder, in the palms of once strangers. The plunge of relief, announced the wakening of the feast. The tappings of quiet change, like the itching of rife mange.  Birthed […]

Nope!!! Not Today (Story)

(pic from Dylan stumbled through the cornfield on his parents’ farm completely aware that someone would soon come looking for him. The smell of the moist soil was a pleasant distraction from the chaos he felt in company. Especially, with Hank the Milkman’s son who owned a finely-tuned silver tongue. An armour so beguiling […]

Good Girls 

(pic by  Most claim to know one but the biggest challenge isn’t the shift. Impressions or social aversion to the name.  Antagonising internalisations of the sometimes steadfast, the experience or thoughts that directly battles with a being so easily championed.  Human. The voice that rages after mishaps coaxing the return to self. Spirits […]

Awkward questions for adults…

(Jay Z pic by buzz feed) If you’re feeling serious abort, abort now!!! 1. Did you brush your teeth today? 2. Did you bathe today? 3. Have you ever gone without washing your hands after using the toilet? 4  Do you pick your nose?      FOLLOW UP     Can we confirm this with […]

Motivation for Today and the Future

No matter how hard things seem our situations will change so we must keep going. No matter how many doors close as we reach for our dreams one will open. No matter how vast our feelings heighten and how many tears we shed we will eventually find time for peace. No matter how lonely we […]