Last Hope

Cold sweat had dripped off her body causing her to become aware of the misleading human interactions that had occupied her mind. Her body seemed to be burning up with pure irritation and unspoken truths. Anastasia had felt the cold blood trickle down her fingers staining them completely, marking her as a suspect within her…

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Don’t Let Go

As we stand looking out into the burning field of red, our youth. I know that what we see is everything we aren’t. The vibrant red, our lost youth. The empty space, our state of mind. All the things we’ve lost cover the horizon like a sickeningly dark cloud hanging over our hearts. Here we…

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Addiction Love

In you I see the stars that form foreign galaxies The sun rises that haven’t reached the earth’s surface You are the untouched milky-ways waiting to pull me in and lock me away forever In your eyes I see the formation of earth unfolding like a lily in the middle of rain season I’ve whispered…

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Forest Of Feelings

The thing about forgotten memories is that they leave us uneasy because we are forced to live with an impression of them constantly. Every so often these memories find themselves creeping up on us bearing feelings that we don’t quite seem to understand or place. So we are left to feel what we might have…

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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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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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Daily Prompt: Paint “portrait of a lady”

  “Stand still.” those words they boomed across the room repeatedly like a clock striking twelve. “You need to be still,” Edward repeated as he held the camera in the precise location.  Her long black hair was clasping the floor as she arched herself off the old green sofa as to angle herself in the…

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