Today they moved the last of my belongings to somewhere. No one would tell me. My family thinks because I am “old” that those things no longer matter or that I will forget about them like I forgot the grocer’s name (last week). I watched someone fumble with the box containing my type written drafts, […]
I am part of a group writing a serial fiction over the next month. I always love the opportunity to collaborate it stretches your writing skills. There are two suspenseful chapters of the story out. So far there is a cryptic warning/ email message and two buildings have blown up. Only two have escaped the […]
characters are enough to drive any author or editor crazy!!!!
A Strained Smile meets my eyes sorrow glazes grey frozen good-bye crusts over cracked lips Anticipation the door closes lock tumblers turn engulfing our memories tomorrows vanish cold fingers shiver willing your warmth to return desperate screams well-recognized in my nightmares steel grates against steel anticipation they are coming for me Next I have been […]
Writing exercises like the popular Flash Fiction memes are valuable in honing your craft as a writer.
Sadly there will be more of us in 2012 who face “life out of a can.” What do people do when they have nothing? Hopefully they still have a sense of humor. For some there is little choice in the matter.
Leonard Cohen an exceptional talent and inspiration.
This poem is written by a dear friend David. He is presently in High School and has many plans for the future. I hope he realizes his dreams. I know he would love your feedback and comments. This is his first shot at what I hope is a long line of creative expression. Lots of […]
“No, I am not revisiting that memory again.” He closed his eyes. “I can’t go on loving her forever.” Lust had been plentiful and had replaced any noble feelings I once had. I didn’t want to cherish and protect women- I wanted to use them. At twenty, I was done with men. The last heartbreak […]