Late Night Anxiety

The Moon is out. The air is cold. The silence is all around us. It holds us still. We see our breath dance in the air. A cloud of hopes and fears and dreams. The cold is bound to our bones. We stand in silence. The world is too big. We are too small. Everything... Continue Reading →

Glass Heart

He had glass skin. Sharp and jagged edges. Untouchable. Unlovable. She had sandpaper skin. Coarse and rough. Untouchable. Unlovable. When they first met, she lay her hand on his shoulder. The glass poked her and made her bleed. Her rough skin shaved fragments of glass off of him. A painful experience for both. But they... Continue Reading →

She Is Free

She is like a bird free from her iron cage. She soars through the sky following the wind underneath her wings. She is like a fish free from her glass tank. She swims through the river enjoying the flowing currents. She is like a butterfly free from her chrysalis. She flutters about as she takes... Continue Reading →

A Terrible Thing To Waste

Please Help Hearing People’s Thoughts Original Prompt #1: "You have the ability to read minds at will, but choose to never let anyone know about it. One night, you hear someone think 'If anyone out there can read my mind, PLEASE HELP!'" Original Prompt #2: "You sit on a bus, thinking to yourself 'Wouldn't it... Continue Reading →

Revisiting Great Art

Favorite Work of Art Date Night in the Park Original Prompt: "What is your favorite work of art? What do you love about it?"   "Do you remember this place?" Jake asked squeezing Miranda's hand. Miranda squeezed back and smiled. "Of course I remember this place. It was like our eighth date...maybe ninth," She said.... Continue Reading →

Late Night Conversations

Some of my fondest memories, Are of our late night conversations. The conversations underneath the stars, When things got deep and real. When the sun is out, We all wear our masks. We hide our true feelings, Because others might see us. But when the sun is down, We are allowed to bare our souls... Continue Reading →

End Game

Prompt: " You have just returned to your camp after being bitten by a zombie to say your goodbyes. You are surprised to find the national guard giving your friends a vaccine. The world is saved. However, the vaccine only works on the healthy. You lost at the endgame and these your last 24 hours."  ... Continue Reading →

Ripples

Dropping a single stone into a pond just to see the rings ripple out. Just like a single act can set off a chain of events with waves rippling through many many lives. One smile, One compliment, One act of kindness, Any of those can have massive ripple affects. With each ring the affects grow... Continue Reading →

Gazing At The Stars

A starlight night with no clouds in sight. Taking in the majesty of the world above. Fire from millions of miles away light up our night. It pierces through space just to reach our eyes. You're looking up and smiling. Your eyes twinkle in the light. When I look into them I can see the... Continue Reading →

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