Mother of Bread my mother is baking bread and the baby is crying in the other room my mother is baking bread for us tonight her red hands are covered in flour and dough sit across from me child read to me from your catechism come let us keep busy for mother is in the… Continue reading Edits Galore – A Mad Woman’s Voice
Today was a funky day, and I apologize for not posting sooner. Here's some poetry to hold you over till tomorrow. 31. (Don’t) Let Them Fade i lay in bed naked 4:30 am and though it’s cold outside the covers i’m sweating in my mind’s ear i hear an infant’s cries quiet and sad i… Continue reading Mourning – Snippets
Autumn Evening cool wind pushes against my arm i notice dirt on the passenger mirror between my fingers i see blue sky gathering clouds and the gold of the sun starting to set i see that the road continues and it always goes on.
This month's goal has been going very well. I've not missed a day yet, and I don't think I will as writing a minimum of one poem a day is really easy. I'm really glad I gave myself such an easy goal, it's making my life easier. I'm moving this month! I have to pack… Continue reading General Updates
I've been very proud of myself, the past two days I've been back on track writing 750 words each day. I've completed two unrelated stories, each exactly getting to the wordcount. The first is called Peanuts, and it's about a bouncer and a stripper who go out walking together some days, and about their friendship that's trying… Continue reading February Writing Challenge
So I mentioned that I might post some snippets, and here they are! The top two are from a new short story I started just today. And the others are from my poetry document for the month. Hope you guys enjoy. 🙂 “He’s coming tomorrow Mel.” She said softly. Mel grunted, “You’ve… Continue reading Writing Snippets