Short Stories Category

The Messenger

[Short Story]
The funny thing is that I’m just the messenger. No postal worker cries this much when they deliver a letter.

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In the Dark

The lion greets the sky as he mounts his celestial throne. The breeze bows in reverence to the king of the morning. I sit in the light, I breathe the fresh air, but my thoughts remain in the dark. An innocent moon travels ’round a world of pure imagination. The fools offer their wisdom to […]

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Parting Ways (Writing Prompt #28)

I tilt my head and offer a thin smile to my best friend standing beside me. “I’m sorry, Susan. But we both knew this day would come.”

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All You Need (To See) Is Love

Imagine a world where you only saw in black and white unless you were in love.

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Is This Not Me? (Writing Prompt #27)

Only my shadow’s twin dances beyond the portal, but my own reflection remains yet to be seen. Where has it gone? Am I so invisible to the world that not even the mirror recognizes me before it?

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Paper Heart

I slice my hands on your paper heart with every fold as I try to return you to who you once were. This lesson is one I should know cannot be mended with creases. Like the cuts on my fingertips masked with a bandage, a hidden tear still leaves a scar.

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Saving Time

When we feel as if we’re running out, we try to buy time. When we have a bit extra to spare, we spend it. When we want to show someone how much they mean to us, we spend it on them; when we can, we spend it together.

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A New Approach

When you have something, don’t you feel better when you share it with others? My books will be my own and I can be as selfish with them as I like. But my blog should showcase others as well as myself.

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That Which Nourishes Me

There are many ways to interpret the phrase, and every one of them applies to my life. No wonder I’m always so skeptical when something good comes my way.

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Be Still, My Heart (Writing Prompt #26)

It’s a funny thing, love. I’ve heard people say that when you fall in love, your heart beats faster. But this…this was nothing like I’d imagined.

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