Aphantasia, A Poem

Third-eye projector void Still running and shining Film reeling with no image Angel with goose-feathered wings Swooped to the artifice Running as hot as igneous And still no image How can you be in a theatre If you can’t play video? Angel asking marrow-deep question Am I broken? Artifice searched within Accompanied by goose down… Continue reading Aphantasia, A Poem

To Be Continued by Prex J.D. V Ybasco, A Book Review

To Be Continued is a YA coming of age tale about a college student named Azalea Anthony and her loves of writing, basketball, and coffee. Through this work we get a feel for the often turbulent love connections among Azalea and her friends, and through this lens we get a depiction of what Prex J.D. V… Continue reading To Be Continued by Prex J.D. V Ybasco, A Book Review

Description Challenge #1: Childhood Home

After ending my One Sentence Challenge, I had a hard time coming up with a new, literary-relevant challenge for the writers who read my blog to participate in. I first leaned on flash fiction. I've ran flash fiction challenges before and I thought, "why not do it again?" Then I had this feeling, a proto-emotion… Continue reading Description Challenge #1: Childhood Home

Utopia of Trees, A Short Story

The sun bellowed blistering words onto my back as I left from a day’s work. Exposed skin between the collar of my t-shirt and the start of my hair radiated heat from being victim to the constant tirade. The village of trees that would shade me from Ra was only a few minutes’ walk away.… Continue reading Utopia of Trees, A Short Story

All Things Are the Soul of God, A Poem

The weary washer Heard from the shower head "I am God" And believed it Hot water struck with taut skin and revealed itself "I too am God" The plumber? Asked unparted lips "God" Manufacturing robots? Their engineers? "God, the both of them" The post-shower body gazed at itself Through a mirror revealing itself as God… Continue reading All Things Are the Soul of God, A Poem