The child sat in her white crocheted lace dress, hugging her knees tight. It was spring. Dew on the grass and coating the flower buds all around her. The sun was warm, but not warm enough to burn her pale, soft skin. She was perched atop a rectangular, flat stone and all around her were…… Continue reading In Flanders Fields
This prayer was posted on 4 February, 2011. I honestly could tell you what was going on then, when I came up with this, but I choose not to. It is fine without context, knowing that I could rework this piece to be used in a future, longer piece. It is simply a prayer of…… Continue reading Throw Back Thursday: Prayer
Sometimes, I feel just like a gerbil, running around and around on his wheel, but not days like that day. The plan was to attempt the carousel: the one the little ones had been begging to ride the entire trip. We harried into the park, crowded during the hot summer’s day, and made our way…… Continue reading The Carousel
So, this is the official first post! *chink, chink* Hooray! Join me with a glass of wine, or some other lovely, non-alcoholic beverage for those of you that are not quite of age. Here, I really just want to talk about who I am, what my writing should/will be like. I am a student, finishing…… Continue reading Heyla, Hi, Howdy!
I am planning a full, “first post” for tomorrow night, but for now, I’ll just say,”hey!” This is my new venture, with the help of my lovely brother and, hopefully, some new friends – all of y’all! Okay so that was a little cheesy, but I am not lying. I want this blog to be…… Continue reading Practice Post