She radiates fire and demands justice be served to those who have so wronged others.
Flying faster and harder than had been known for her species before, the bird pushes through the sky. She dodges buildings and trees and airplanes as they seem to leap into her path. Still faster and faster she flies. Into the darkness. She knows that she can fly harder, so she does. And she's carrying… Continue reading It Does Not Rise the Same
Okay, firstly, I hadn't intended on publishing something twice in a row. This is my 100th post, and it's not what I envisioned sharing. But this is the world we live in now, and I can't make happy, woo, cutesy posts when our world is continuing to face terrible acts of injustice, murder, and hatred.… Continue reading The Bubble of Ignorance – Part 2
Ten feet away, an idol stands at a microphone in front of her. The idol announces that her turn is up in 3, and she isn't sure whether she's ready. She's never been one to be so real in front of strangers, and she doesn't want to steal the spotlight from people whose stories matter more than… Continue reading The Open Mic
A lone bag slouches on a shelf. Filled with books, all ready for tiny hands. It sits. And sits. And waits. A lone being approaches the bag, smiling. It lifts the bag and brings it to a cart. It's filled with other, bigger bags. A day passes. The bags wait. The being returns and moves… Continue reading A Journey to Tiny Hands
What is success? Is it a grade? A number? A pay check? Is it measured with happiness? Education? A piece of paper? Is it a big house, with a nice car, 2.5 kids, a dog, and a white picket fence? In school, is it what you learn in a class, the grade you get, or… Continue reading Success
via Daily Prompt: Stubborn Stubborn. Not moving. Won't budge. Not open. Closed minded. Closed. Open up. To a viewpoint. An idea. Latching onto an idea. Now stubborn with conviction. Won't give up a viewpoint. Standing your ground. Holding on. Stubborn. Being forced to let go. Tightening grip. Can't let go. Can't give in. Must stand… Continue reading Stubborn