And when the rain fell, they looked at each other and they laughed. Running through puddles, pushing and pulling at each other as they ran. Their laughter was loud and happiness radiated from their eyes. To live in the moment was a miraculous thing.
And she looked around, took in a huge breath of clean air and jumped. The mountain was high and her board left a wave of snow behind her. Her mind was silent, her body moving so effortlessly down the slopes... is this what heaven feels like...?
And then she wailed. The birds, who had previously been singing their eve song, closed their beaks. Even they knew this was no longer the time. The air stilled and a respectful, unsure tension overcame the earth. A wail that was so powerful it stilled every nation could surely only come from an unbearable, unspeakable… Continue reading Day 10
So, this month - exercise! I have been walking a little more, done a very occasional jog and even tried my hand at some basketball... After 2 hours of trying to dribble and shoot hoops - we were done! Time flies when you're having fun but I can assure you, time definitely does not fly… Continue reading 50k May
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
Manual of English Grammar and Composition J. C. Nesfield, M.A. Macmillan and co., Limited, St Martins Street, London (1913) Dialects of Old English: Northumbrian North of the river Humber and up to the Scottish Highlands. Represented by Northumberland and lowland Scotch. Less perfectly used by Yorkshire and Lincolnshire. Imported by Angels. Mercian Between the Humber… Continue reading I Found Some Books
Lesson Prompt: Write a 250 word story. Person A wakes up to find Person B sitting on the edge of their bed. Person A reacts... The time is 6:40am. Sun is just starting to shine through the curtains, making silhouettes appear on the walls. It is early, the birdsong being the only sounds coming from the streets… Continue reading Alex