And then just like that, her head was calm. The past stopped haunting her, the memories of people long gone, left. And then just like that, she was home.
WRITNG PROMPT: Curiosity and the need to write brought me here - to have a go at something I haven't ever tried before. "This is risky and I don't want to do it, you know this but yet here we are despite it." (20) "You need to chill out a bit, what do you think is… Continue reading The Voice (anxiety) In My Head
The music is loud and the crowd even louder. Voices everywhere, an irritating mumble of everyone’s words blending into one monotone sound and yet she still hears every single word as if they were surrounded by silence. “Who would have ever thought it!” The conversation had been a positive one, one where she had… Continue reading What Was Already Known
I love the rain. The sound of it hitting the street below and splashing as cars pass by. It's inspirational in its own right. There's something very calming and therapeutic about rain. Like a million tears running down windows, witnessed by many a lost soul. It changes things, the smell in the air, the mood… Continue reading Rain
On this day. The clock stopped, It read - 16.10 Such a sudden shock to the atmosphere, It stopped time. The day before. A feeling, It was 19.15 A jolt of realisation, Calm acceptance. The happiest of days, All day until 18.00 A phone call, Devastation.
(https://www.oif.ala.org/oif/?p=9937) Week 1: The man in his mid 20’s is presented wearing a stiff white shirt with a bright blue necktie. He sits behind an oak wood desk, the paperwork covering it seems to be placed in even piles as a laptop has been placed to one side, idle. The sound of a clock ticking… Continue reading Six Weeks
Blondie's voice rises above the nearby chatter, "Just lick it off." She tilts her head, smiles shyly, "I'd rather just wash my hands, thanks." The table of people watches her go with amused, frustrated smiles on their faces. "Some people just don't like it. It's like an OCD kind of thing... Is she OCD?" Asks… Continue reading Yeah
"You want me to speak? You want to hear my voice? Then listen to me. I’m a subtle person, I ain’t about to start shouting just so my voice rises above yours. You want to hear what I want to say, you gotta shut up for a second and listen to me." -JustMe
I had thought I was a nuisance, An oddball, The black sheep. It took leaving, A shot in the dark, The result immense. A letter sent out, The response, "Do your best, it is all you can do." I felt my heart skip. A phone call, later, The words, "She says she loves hearing from… Continue reading Immense
You came to me as a bairn I reared you with such joy You forgave me my mistakes and loved me through my journey. By my side, you stayed, My shadow, gracious and true. A content gent, you grew to be As the years came to calm me, so they calmed you, too. Bursting to… Continue reading Reaching