writing outside the lines to connect dots
I want to become more fluid in my thought process when writing. I want to let go and let loose — no shackles, chains, or walls. I want to be able to sit in front of my laptop or desktop, watch my fingers glide across the keyboar…
I should try to find a different medication but calling the doctor and making an appointment sounds like too much of a daunting task.
There’s a limit though,to my soul crushing undera constant bleeding bow.
vice grip closesheartily around my hammering heart
Recalls what she saw out the window:Lightning flaring across sullen sky,Giving way to a brilliant rainbow.
…sI could never trust my own desireSelf protection, and the determination to flee from every crimeI have stolen my heart back so many timesNothing lasted until your healing heart shone its cracksThe beauty of its scarred surfaceA map of…
“I don’t see a line.” Billy’s biggest academic achievement to date was not getting kicked out of school.
Upstairs, Simon’s older sister, Angelina, was in the kitchen with Anthony’s big brother, Billy, looking at the instructions of how to microwave ramen. Nominally, they were supposed to be watching their respective younger siblings but those two had t…
The candle flickers.A sigh snuffs out the light.Silence riseswith the smoke.Darkness endures.
I have feelings waiting for names and labelslike items on a grocery shelf.