As soon as I sit down with my hands to the Keys all inspiration seems to evade me. Some find their monsters are terrifying, but I find mine simply confounding. Maybe I've faced death one time enough he no longer scares me, simply another hard to swallow reality. I've found, these pills once swallowed become … Continue reading THE JOYS OF WRITING: Silver Linings
Wow... The parallels I'm met with while researching are astounding. Heroes, and Inventors, and Prophets, Oh My! A stars death is celebrated when its fate is excepted, with a graceful bow, and a final show of brilliance it explodes, and so a billion stories are spread in the form of its ashes, stardust... … Continue reading The Joys of Writing: YOU ARE MORE THAN YOU SEEM
A Midnight Meeting With My Muse A beautiful lady paid a visit to my dreams, sprinkling musings of beautiful things throughout, she left symbols glittering for me to wonder about, Through the hazy feelings, I called questions back, but it didn't seem to work like that. She motioned me forward for one final … Continue reading The Joys of Writing: A Poem for You ❤ Part 2
I faced my first real failures in my early twenties. Things weren't looking how I'd planned them too. A brand new dystopian dreamscape had stolen realities place. Unfold into a story which until now has been left untold. With an eight-year military contract underway, and drudging through not one but two unfulfilling degree paths day after day, … Continue reading The Joys of Writing: Failures Can Bear Fruit Too!
SIDEBAR: Treasure Hunts One of my earliest setbacks manifested as a struggle with words. authority figures around me just sure, I would need special attention, not to mention separation from my peers? Insult to injury in the eyes of a little pea, who hadn't see the ways she thought as a bad thing... until … Continue reading The Joys of Writing: A Peak into Weaknesses Becoming Keys
Chapter One The Not So Evil Stepmother "Daddy! You can't do this!" She screeched. The child's eyes were blinded in the sorrow peeling away at the layers of her tender heart. "Daddy you can't replace mamma!" "Lenny," Her father took a step further, holding out his hand. Lenny glared down the tears threatening to build … Continue reading Characters
Episode One: A Shot in the Dark Growing up, we were taught that each fairy was unique, with their own set of magical qualities that would form themselves over time. It wasn't for us to worry or wonder about their existence, that fact was sure as the sun would rise. We weren't to force it, … Continue reading Joyful Short: Introduction
Chapter 2 Out With the Old, In With the New "Hey!" A pretty redhead bundled in scarfs much to warm for the current weather bustled from the crowd of law students leaning, standing, walking, nervously chatting outside of the large hall. She pushed past a group of girls leaving dirty looks in her wake before finally reached … Continue reading A Series of Unwitting Conspirators: Chapter 2