Category: ideas

i built a story

I built a story that was tall and wide, stretching across miles of land like the Great Wall of China….

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satchel of poems

I had a satchel filled with poems that I tossed into the sea. I wrote them on tiny circles and…

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ink spill

I spilled ink across the blank pages of my notebook. It was then that I decided to write stories with…

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freedom

We all seek freedom in one way or another. But in the end, we live in an age where none…

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parallel universe

In the space of memory resides the fence we stand atop, teetering on the edge between hard ground and water….

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your lies

Your lies won’t save you from death. You will die anyway. Death is the great truth teller. When it comes,…

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lost words

I have lost the words, their life force spilling at my feet after slipping through disconsolate fingers. The letters tumble…

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finding the true days

I do not celebrate culture created holidays. None of them. I celebrate each day, all 365 of them, and find…

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belief collector

i collect beliefs and put them inside glass jars, rubber sealed and sometimes placed in the sun. i shake them…

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on the edge of rest

Photo Challenge: Edge I cannot sit. The edge is too near, too daunting. The cloth is stripped away as surely…

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blue elegance

Writing Prompt: Elegant Write a new post in response to today’s one-word prompt. The waters are not blue. They are…

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i want to tell you something

i want to tell you something. i want you to know how sorry i am that i could not save…

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i am wanting

I no longer remember who I am, nor why I am. Inside this foreign skin I breathe. I inhale the…

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death, the great silencer

When all is said and done, we are all rendered mute. Death does not care about our feelings nor opinions…

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burn with anger, woman

Burn with anger, woman.  Your fire voice was temporarily extinguished with water, but you did not let it drown you. You turned everything that touched you to steam. The destroyers dissipated into the air, mixed in with the ancestors who lost their way and told un-truths about the place of woman. They now mourn their…

burn with anger, woman was originally published on zaji

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land of mind

My mind grows, inch by inch, into a place where all of nature exists and evolves.

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the clouds in prayer

The clouds interlace fingers seeking prayer, an impassioned supplication to the un-gods.  They spread across skies gathering stories of un-time,…

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un-yesterday

There is nothing here. Only waves of memories folding over unrelenting experiences. I will no longer question my thoughts, but…

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lost

I am lost in thoughts that I do not own.

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the skies above us

Photograph by zaji This was the sky over my house yesterday. Such a beautiful sight. The sky is a constant…

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