…and a Happy New Year!?

Its that time again. We’re “starting fresh” as if we couldn’t have done that months ago. It’s become a ritual in humans to change with the seasons… and years.. whichever calendar you may follow I still consider them all a ritual; even following no calendar is a ritual if it’s consistent. As you read thisContinue reading “…and a Happy New Year!?”

2nd Person Perspective Practice (2PPP)

just listen… what do you hear? from this image alone, your mind makes up sounds, your ears being the victim. the clouds and sun suggest it’s daytime and the trees make you think birds are chirping around somewhere near. far away in the distance though are sirens, loud, pair that with a blaring monotone hornContinue reading “2nd Person Perspective Practice (2PPP)”

Living is a Choice. A Short Story.

He let out a sigh of relief when the punch clock ringed him into freedom for the next two days he had off. Eighty-four year old Ray was finally done with the last shift of his work week at his local grocery store and decided to treat himself to his guilty pleasure, mint chocolate chipContinue reading “Living is a Choice. A Short Story.”

Less IS More.

The feeling of desire is out there and we all feel it on the human level of perception. It’s common for us to desire a companion; the stereotypical modern lifestyle, which if you think about it, isn’t so modern after all. The “working man” and “motherly housewife of a woman” is what we are taughtContinue reading “Less IS More.”

Creativity

Click here for a printable version of this post to help you get out of your writer’s block. “Creativity is like a fire, you need to feed it constantly with what it needs; as such, your creativity is a flame that will continue to grow as you learn to express yourself.” ~ emriyus What helpsContinue reading “Creativity”

Writing Prompts

I have had trouble getting posts finished although I have many of them started and almost done I still haven’t got around to completing them to post. Because of this I have been left with tons of writing prompts I’ve been using that have helped me get my creative energy flowing. Those rare times IContinue reading “Writing Prompts”

DESIRE. A Poem/Spoken Word

TRIGGER WARNING: relates to depression, suicidal thoughts and homelessness I have this burning desire to move far away, but I don’t have enough money and where would I stay? This burning desire to leave everything I’ve known, the tree on the corner I read under as a child, and the old shack of a houseContinue reading “DESIRE. A Poem/Spoken Word”

Com·mu·ni·ca·tion

reflection. I don’t know how to communicate with people very efficiently in social situations. Although most times I am still ‘successfully’ communicating, it rarely comes out right the first time and the other person can barely understand what I’m trying to say. It’s harder when feelings and emotions are involved. Trying to explain how IContinue reading “Com·mu·ni·ca·tion”

Mirage.

As the layers of an onion make me cry, the layers of life are making me die. Peeling back the layers one by one, my skin becomes sensitive but that is not me. I believe I see what others can’t see, through layers of sensitivity the light creeps in. I feel the light become heatContinue reading “Mirage.”

Don’t Blame Yourself.

I find it really easy to believe anything I see, even if it isn’t the real deal. It is an illusion of sorts that I created so I didn’t have to believe my reality. We all do this. When reality slaps you in the face, it is really easy to believe anything you want. EspeciallyContinue reading “Don’t Blame Yourself.”