Writing Challenge. Hello lovely readers! ‘642 things to write about’ is a writing book I got for Christmas. There are hundreds of writing exercises included, (642, unsurprisingly.) It gives you an idea, and you write a short piece from that. Its a great book to work through for anybody who loves to write. Some of the … More What can happen in a second.
Poem. Missing the stillness. The tranquillity of each delicate moment When did life become a race? Are we so eager to reach the finish line? I don’t want to move forward Can’t we just be-? Can’t we stay together in this sweet embrace? With you I am safe And all is clear and calm My … More Missing the stillness.
Poem. Hello lovely readers! I hope you all had an amazing Christmas! Even thought its over, I thought I’d give you a little present. One of the best things about Christmas is the food, so I’m going to share with you a poem about turkeys. I wrote it years ago at school. (Its inspired by ‘Talking Turkeys’ … More The Turkeys that want to be eaten.
I am the slaying winter. I am the frost, the creeping frost, which slithers down the streets and crawls up the misty window pane. I am the moon, the solitary moon, lingering silver, far past its dark hours, invading the crisp sunlight sky. I am the cold, the blistering cold, consuming all warmth, seeping past … More Winter | Poem
Bonfire Night- Poem. BOOM A burst of fluorescent light CRACK A sizzle of sparkling sound Oooh Their eyes twinkle in the night Ahhh! A rocket zooms to the ground . The mist escapes their nostril wings, As their gloved hands feel numb. Their necks craned high upwards to see, The fireworks roar and hum. . … More Bonfire Night.
Halloween The veil is thin in these short hours, The spirits roam as we all cower, Before their chilling faces. . Demons roam, wild and free, Bringing fear, hate and destruction to we, To them, these acts are races. . For when the sunrays beam down again, They must make haste or they’ll be slain, … More Halloween | Poem
Hello, lovely readers! This is part of Mondays Finish the Story. Its a weekly flash fiction challenge that gives you a picture and a sentence. From that, you have to write a story. It can be no more than 100-150 words. (not including the given sentence.) I missed the last two weeks! I really wanted to do one of them, it … More Finish the Story Challenge | Birthday surprise.
The Night-beast . I am nearly a nocturnal being I can sleep through the day The light haunts my dreams My eyelids quiver with heaviness At the morn. But at night I am ALIVE All is still, but for the stirring of the night-beasts I can hear the swirling song of the wind As it … More the Night-beast | Poem
The Mirror . You are the shiny, silver surfaced’ one, Distorting my perceptions of myself. I see the smeared purple lipstick, In the corner from the night before, And I think- who are you? This shadow self. No longer sure, unrecognisable . I stare cold at this backward reality. . I take a step closer … More the Mirror | Poem
Hello, lovely readers! This is part of Mondays Finish the Story. Its a weekly flash fiction challenge that gives you a picture and a sentence. From that, you have to write a story. It can be no more than 100-150 words. (not including the given sentence.) This weeks sentence is “The A&B Building was made entirely from driftwood.” This is the … More Finish the Story Challenge | the Driftwood House.