The darkness was thick and cool with a heaviness that was deeply comforting. Too often people shirked away from the night wanting only for it to be over but she relished it. It was the quiet that carried with it no demands. There was no requirement to speak to anyone, to impress anyone, to keep... Continue Reading →
Eerie ⁂ rdp
The wind blew roughly through the dried and dead leaves that hadn't yet been ripped from their former homes in the trees and shrubs surrounding the cottage. It was the kind of autumn day that started with the need of a pea coat and hat, leading to a middle afternoon warm enough for the need... Continue Reading →
Hole ⁂ rdp
The hole in his heart felt endlessly deep and hollow. There was nothing good about his situation and he felt like he was completely trapped. When women are battered, there's always judgment about why they stay and how they got there but there's also still the compassion for them... The weaker sex. Regardless of how... Continue Reading →
Bud ⁂ rdp
Little pink bud swellsIn the warmth of the sunlightAnd dew drops gather Brought to you by this Ragtag Daily Prompt.
Entangle ⁂ rdp
It was complicated and yet not complicated in the least: Regardless of everything else and every other circumstance, they were entangled in one another and at this point it would be impossible to untangle them without destroying the whole thing and that would be the last thing they wanted. So there was nothing for it:... Continue Reading →
Exit ⁂ rdp
Painted bird in a gilded cageKept as a pretty prizeOn display for all to seeNone to touchAlone Longing for an escapeAn exit plan Brought to you by this Ragtag Daily Prompt.
Awaken ⁂ rdp
it is always youwhoholds the powerto awakenme Brought to you by this Ragtag Daily Prompt... And feeling very deeply some F. Scott Fitzgerald vibes.
Frustration ⁂ rdp
It was no small amount of frustration waiting for doors to open but sometimes the right doors are only found at the end of a very long hallway. Brought to you by this Ragtag Daily Prompt.
Footprint ⁂ rdp
Soft words like breezes Whisper tenderly and leave Footprints in the soul Brought to you by this Ragtag Daily Prompt.
Stay ⁂ rdp
Things were complicated No one wants to stay whereThings are unhappyToxic and unfulfilling But all too often Excuses are foundWith reasons to stay When the reasons to stay Should be to stay healthy Brought to you by this Ragtag Daily Prompt.