Tag Archives: Short story

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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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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An Update

I have been maintaining Poeta Officium for over 2 years now and recently, I purchased the theme I am using thinking I should be investing in my work, put it out there and stake my claim….. …….and since I bought this theme I have contributed diddly squat to my blog. Oh, maybe 1 or 2 posts. So. I am now […]

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Belonging…

Do you think you would have me? Anyway that you dare… Do you think you would want me? I want you to want me And I need you to have me In the way that you dare… As I take a deep breath As I feel you beneath me As I feel your desire Casting deep […]

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My Muse-ical Process

It’s probably no surprise that music has always inspired me to write; this has been my process since I was a teenager. I’ve written about music and writing before on Poeta Officium but I thought I’d write about it again seeing as it has been the main driving force behind my story ideas lately. Most of you […]

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The Writer – A Short Description

So as I sit preparing to write … my words are failing me. My mind is failing me. My heart is pleading with me …… ‘for the love of God – write something!!’ Fingers at the ready, resting on the keyboard…yet so very still… And my words fail me. And my mind fails me. And […]

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Open Mic Night – Time To Show Me Your Excerpts!

Today I’m going to share with you a snippet of Emma’s greatest sadness – the day she found out her father left. This event is what started her roller coaster ride of depression, insecurity and abandonment issues: It feels like a memory. I think it’s supposed to be. I remember my dad. Stupid f**ker couldn’t […]

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Know Thyself Challenge Day 13; What Motivates You To Keep Writing?

This is what Writer’s Relief is asking today: What motivates the writer to keep writing? Aaaaah…… For me, its knowing that I will feel that sense of relief after I have finished my piece. Whether it’s my 500 words for the day, my short story, my brainstorming session. Its knowing that I will eventually sit […]

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Challenge Day 3; Tell A Story: Depression Is A Lonely Word

Day 3 of my challenge is to tell a story. I had a hard think about this one. I decided that today is the day I open up about a very personal issue in my life. I want to be brutally honest with you about it. It’s an important story.   One that I hope will […]

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