Monthly Archives: July 2015

Reaching for the Sun – A Poem

Two years ago, there was only darkness. My body had rebelled against me, shifting its shape into something new and, at the time, utterly terrifying. It was the unknown of how my life would become that I found most frightening … Continue reading

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I Love You Because… – A Poem

I love you because you truly know me, every inch and breath of who I am and you just love me more. I love you because you helped me grow beyond who I thought I was and into who I … Continue reading

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You Are Missing From Me – A Poem

When you are away, I don’t merely miss you. I yearn for you, for everything you bring to my life and the life that we build together. I am restless when you’re gone, unsure of what to do with myself, … Continue reading

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The Chariot – A Poem

I’ve been living with stones of the past weighing me down. I’ve been carrying them with me for too long a time. Some are large and made from metal, others are jewel bright and catch the sun. Others still are … Continue reading

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The Great Village Show by Alexandra Brown – A Book Review

Meg Singer is at wits end. Her son, Jack, has gone off to university. This leaves her feeling very alone in her little cottage in the lovely village of Tindledale. She isn’t sure what she can do to fill up … Continue reading

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A Happenstance of the Heart – A Short Story

This short story was written for Sonia as part of Pay It Forward 2015. I hope you all enjoy it! * It was the noise that awoke her first. To Sonia, it sounded as if an animal was sharpening its … Continue reading

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Brighter Than the Stars – A Poem

I try to tell you how much I love you. My words are lacking, even after all this time. It’s difficult to capture the emotions you stir inside of me in three simple words. Saying I love you doesn’t seem … Continue reading

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