The outside world was far too pretty for Mina’s heart. If she were to step outside, her heart would race a hundred miles a minute and then burst inside its heavily guarded muscle. If she were to dance outside or jump and run her hands over the foxtails that grew in the dip around the … Continue reading Mina on Emerald Isle
A response to a group poem begun by Hitomi Mochizuki Dear Universe, I want it to rain flowers - Hitomi Mochizuki Because the sky once rained dust and it became men so what would we be now with petals for our … Continue reading Dear Universe, I want it to rain flowers-(day 4)
The good things in life are hard. and that includes being happy and successful despite the illness. It includes the illness too. It is hard to make myself lovable, hard to talk to people, hard to not hate myself. But those things are good and far surpass my desire to off myself just because life … Continue reading Study break
Hello. I just need a small particle of your time and then you can journey on to the rest of your way. Here is a campfire prickling under a canvas of stars. Or here is a hole in the wall sort of bookstore that only you and one other person in the world knows about. … Continue reading to all my sad friends
It is with a fright one realizes that there is no hero stationed at the end of the day and that one must surely save themselves. I saw to it, and soon my nightmares I turned into dreams. June 19, 2018 (This is an excerpt. That means that it is not the full story) … Continue reading My Mother Echo
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Anheart came down into the world with one perfect occupation. She must have Fran Helsworth of Greenwich Ln. encounter a red velvet shoelace on the cobblestone corner of a small Irish town when the woman is exactly 42 years 3 months and 16 minutes old. When Anheart was born, Fran would not be born for … Continue reading Anheart
Jude’s favorite song was the Beatle’s 1970’s hit “Hey Jude.” He liked it not because he was excessively fond of himself, but because the man who had given him the record had had the same shaggy hair and loose look as the four men on the cover. Jude never had the chance to make it … Continue reading The Time Pocket: rewrite