Last Summer (writing Prompt)

Introduce A New Character (Creative Writing Prompt) Really wanted to try this writing prompt out from Rachel Poli They had to face that this time they couldn’t escape the blistering storm that was their life. How could they be blessed with so much bad luck, this was the thought that itched its way through their heads…

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The Shocking Truth

It feels like I’ve done this a thousand times. I smile and laughed my way to the grave in order to make my passing feel okay for you and them. I struggled to survive a day or make my way to happy skies. I want to speak my truth but fear is a hold of…

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100 Illustrations on Freedom

I started an instagram challenge this year to sketch a 100 drawings on what freedom means. Freedom is an important part of being human, whether its freedom of self identity to actual decent human rights. There are many places where a lot of people are living without freedom or are living limited lives. I think…

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Blog Revamp and Update

To all my amazing subscribers, followers and readers thank you so much for the amazing support and love the past year. When I started BowiesAlien I was looking for space I could shear my ideas, feelings, and writings. I didn’t have a major direction for the blog and those of you who have been with…

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Pretty boy

I inhaled a puff of smoke that had been blown in my direction like someone in need of instruction and comfort. We had been sitting by the fire for what seemed to be more than two hours. Jamie had invited me to join him in his quest for his manhood. The thick smoke attached itself…

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The Lost Boy

There was something about the sky that had gotten me thinking…things would be different. That I would understand the things that had happened the night before, like I would somehow awake to a moment of reflection and understanding. The night was my place of clarity and calmness, it was the soothing voice of my mother…

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Relationships and Self Identity- short story

I had sat over the kitchen counter looking out the window as a familiar song began to play out taking me back to the winter that had passed. It was finally summer but my heart hadn’t warmed up or least forgotten the pain that had made its way through me like a sickening virus. Sweeping…

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A Poem of Ashy Enlightenment

They had smoked on the roof thinking that the fumes would bring them to a heightened state of awareness The smell of smoke had left them thinking of all the ashy places they had been and things they’d felt in the darkness of the burning embers of night They never could understand why the things…

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Shut doors and Wondering Hope

“I’ve wondered about trying to find you” I told him as clear as day because I wasn’t about to lose him so quickly and easily after all the searching I had put in. “What do you want me to say? That I’m glad you found me or that I’ve been waiting for you?” Liam asked…

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A Waiting Poem

I held out for you and waited knowing there wouldn’t be a chance. I held my breath and counted to infinity letting the game that was our lives play out. I wrapped myself up in the anxiety that was quilted altogether from our love waiting for you to come around and take a notice of…

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