Smudged

Prompt: Smudged Smudged are her thoughts, just around the edges, from perfect precision to hazy and obscure. A lipstick smear on the collar of her mind, telling, withholding reason. She has lost all sense of where to go from here. The journey meanders on the same path, backwards and forwards, and onwards... again? Never deviating, … Continue reading Smudged

Dante’s Hotel

We were given an “upgraded” room, number 1701, near the tip of the iceberg, the hotel’s zenith. (Welcome Mr. Ambassador.) One can only imagine which of Dante’s seven levels of Hell each of the sixteen floors below must’ve been.

The Bank of the Boyfriend

Prompt: A Mouse in a Cupboard Genre: Memoir The world is a wide open field, open to possibilities, the sky is the limit, or so they say. Creativity can be found in even the smallest blade of grass, if you consider it from the right perspective. I was still in the process of recovering from … Continue reading The Bank of the Boyfriend

Fiendish Intruders

I remember a dark, cavernous hole. It was the source of all things evil and frightening to a little girl. Six and eight-legged fiends resided there, waiting for the right little innocent to attack. It haunted me every time I went into the room, as it was on the wall behind where I might sit, … Continue reading Fiendish Intruders

Ascertaining the Value of Truth

Perspective: 1. a mental view or prospect 2. a visible scene 3. the interrelation in which a subject or its parts are mentally viewed 4. the capacity to view things in their true relations or relative importance 5. the appearance to the eye of objects in respect to their relative distance and positions (Definition by … Continue reading Ascertaining the Value of Truth