Some say it's a myth, but whether or not that's true, it's no doubt something all writers face. You just can't escape it. You sit back in your chair, chewing your pen and staring at your notebook with an expression that's just as blank as the sheet in front of you. When you write something,… Continue reading How to Beat Writer’s Block: 5 Tips That Help
I woke up on George's bed with boxes of pizza scattered on the floor and empty plastic bottles of mineral. The TV was on. George was partially on the bed with his legs splayed on the floor. I rolled over and reached for his phone. 10:43am. I sat up, rubbed my eyes and stretched, last… Continue reading Loving likeness
What first catches your attention when you visit the local market on a bright Saturday morning? Is it the rotting tomatoes and pepper and the cloud of flies hovering above them? Is it the market women, pallid from years of forced basking in the sun, or their customers, clustering around their tables, complaining about the… Continue reading 9Perspectives|Should Abortion Be Legal in Cases Of Rape?
I would be needing a new pen soon. This one's ink depletes too quickly. I'm given to pedantry by nature and I've got four pens that I use for specific purposes. One is red, another is black, and the last two are two different shades of blue. I use the red to underline important text… Continue reading I Took A Pen For Granted
The easiest thing you can do in life is give up on something, on someone, on your dreams. It's also the worst thing you can do to yourself. Today's prompt reminded me of a story I read on Facebook some years ago. A man wanted to teach his ten-year-old son some life lessons so he… Continue reading That Long Haul To Success
NIGHTINGALE Young lover, do tell, why the winsome smile? Or is it, perhaps, that you dream again? ME 'Tis not a dream, sweet singer of the night; But I smile at the thought of my short tale. NIGHTINGALE O dreamer, as you smile, do tell it too That I may fain learn to jolly with… Continue reading I Met The Moon Goddess
Finally! Happy New Year!
If you're reading this post, I'm more than happy we made it into year 2018! Last year was sooo amazing! During the course of last year, I met a lot of interesting people that added value, in one way or another, to my life. I also did things I never thought I would do. Like… Continue reading 11 Commas And A Full stop.
Meh.... I don't really like the word, "almost". Except when I use it with other negative words that then gives it a positive meaning. Like, "I almost had an accident", or "I almost lost my job". Yeah, I see "almost" as a negative word, more than I see it as a positive or neutral word… Continue reading Almost didn’t find the perfect title.
Luke 15:11 - 32 11 KJV:And he said, A certain man had two sons: 12 KJV:And the younger of them said to his father, Father, give me the portion of goods that falleth to me. And he divided unto them his living. 13 KJV:And not many days after the younger son gathered all together, and… Continue reading Every Sinner Has A Future
I looked up today's prompt, "proclivity", in the dictionary, and then on Google just to get the hang of the word. Yeah, I don't know the word. I don't think I've ever heard, seen, or used it before, but for some reason, the word sounds very familiar....... Hmm.... yeah, whatever 😂 Looking it up in… Continue reading I learnt a new word today!
My cert and degrees, I would give to my Dad. I'm not exaggerating when I say I started writing this post at the point where I was almost crying, but I'm typing this now with a smile on my face. Today, I give up...... I give up in a way that's healthy. I really can't… Continue reading Renewed! Redefined!