Tag Archives: Short Stories

Happiness

Your hands will caress My essence you have blessed Do you want me? Ever will you need me? A question that hovers Deep in the moonlight Stars will reflect Against the blackest of midnight Answer my prayer My only beloved Reach out and feel The strong wind above Yes I have cried In my heart […]

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Stay

A part of me dies When you walk away A part of me lies When I ask you to stay Shall I tell you my fears? How my heart bleeds with tears? All those times, disappeared As you walked away   My soul comes alive As I ask you to stay Feed my desire… And […]

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Eternity

Reflections in my mind They gather like autumn leaves falling… Red Brown Orange Like the sun they light up my life I cannot describe the beauty As the beauty is short lived I envy the eternal I wish for the eternal Forever And ever It will be

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Sorrow

Her mind; A confused, bitter affair The mirror she stands before; The truth reveals An evil glare Sees right through her pain Her eyes reflecting hurt Her heart – Weary… And lame Questioning her motives Why? What is there to gain? Her hands – Bound Her eyes – Blind Her circumstances comfortable But therefore unkind […]

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Dear Beta Reader….

Ah, there’s a lot to be said about you. A powerful critique machine. Are you ready to pounce on every thought I’ve materialised? Just remember, these words have come from the inner depths of my soul. And what if you don’t like it? Is it a case of tough cookies? To be honest, whatever you […]

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Open Mic Night

Today’s snippet of I Am The Damned is of when Emma gets in contact with Adam after not seeing him for 6 months….. I knew. I just knew. I didn’t know and knew at the same time. Adam had died that day 6 months ago. I had killed him. I had ended his life. His […]

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Keep Calm And Explore The World

Today I’m going to talk about travel. And writing, of course. But first travelling. Travel is such a wonderful thing. Experiencing foreign cultures, learning new languages. Sampling wonderful cuisine. There is nothing like it. My ambition however is not to be a travel writer. But I would love to travel and write. Having travelled since I […]

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Keeping It Light And Fluffy

Because I am as sick as a dog. I have been in bed all day. My trusty laptop has been my only friend. Thank God for my parents who have run around with the kids; yes, I am that bad. Normally I will pop a couple of paracetamol and energy will kick in for a […]

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Short And Sweet

Quite frankly, that is how I prefer to write my stories. I’ve mentioned before that I have a stack of short stories in a box somewhere in the garage that I wrote when I was in my teens; well, nothing much has changed. So much so that I have decided to return to my roots. Instead of […]

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