The Hanging Tree

Elizabeth poked her mother’s forehead with her tiny, little finger trying to wake her. She was getting restless. It has already taken long enough to drag her out of bed and down the stairs… Read More

Just For Today

Just for today, I will be unafraid. Read More

A Writer’s Dream!

An amazing opportunity not only to preserve a piece of history, but to have a chance to write almost full Time! Read More

Emerged

Maybe running away into the woods wasn’t the best idea after all. It’s dark in here. I don’t like this; I don’t like it one bit.  I didn’t ask to be here.  Yes, it’s my fault and it’s my destiny, but this isn’t what I wanted….at least not yet. The past few weeks all I Read More

Are People Afraid of Happiness?

SingleDatingDiva is always worth the reblog. This article rings true in so many relationships that I see. Read it for yourself & see what you think. This sentence alone speaks volumes: “Time after time I notice people running away from the thing they want most and the thing that would make them most happy for Read More

Blue

Blue.  Yes, blue, the color.  It’s all I see.  It’s all I’ve been seeing for God knows how long, and it started the day he hit me with that shovel. It wasn’t an ordinary shovel.  It was his shovel.  It had been his daddy’s shovel & before that it was his grandaddy’s shovel.  Grandaddy made Read More

No Refunds, No Returns

“It’s just one of those things,” he said. “One of what things?” “Ya know… Well… never mind, I guess I just don’t know what I want,” he said. “Well you can’t keep them all.” “I know, but I can’t make up my mind,” he said. I just shook my head.  In my mind, I couldn’t Read More

The Wall

It was three years ago that she came into my life. She was the best lay I ever had, bar none.  That woman would do things to me and make me feel more like a man than anyone else ever had.  The things she did with her mouth…man alive, no wonder I dealt with her Read More

20 Degrees

“Twenty degrees,” she thought as the goose bumps rose on her arms. She walked over to the thermostat to confirm the temperature. The little needle on the dial rested on the number 80.  Outside the sun was shining brightly, the birds were singing, and the children were playing kickball in shorts.  Some of the kids Read More

Freshly Fallen

It wasn’t the sight of it that bothers her, it is the sound.  That initial crunch then the squishing as the spear goes through their brains and blood starts gushing out is what turns her stomach.  It’s the sound that has her on the brink of tears each time she kills one.  Of course, there was Read More

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