One Sentence Challenge #7: Comfort From Love

Things are heating up in these posts! Last week had the highest number of participants to date. There is a compelling challenge in trying to leave it all out there with one sentence that seems to be garnering some attention. Congratulations to T. L. Woods at https://scribewoods.wordpress.com/ for winning last weeks challenge with an utterly beautiful entry.… Continue reading One Sentence Challenge #7: Comfort From Love

Attraction is Imaginable, A Short Story

Is that a pink bow? Didn't think women wore bows anymore. I mean it looks cute, but I guess her cuteness isn't some aesthetic expression for me; it's for her own self-expression. Wait, what's that on her bow? Squinting sucks, I should buy new glasses at some point. Too poor to deal with that now,… Continue reading Attraction is Imaginable, A Short Story

Second Sigil, A Poem

My these words be a sigil of protection Against those who know me as a writer And see me work a 9 to 5 Elvin and I have to eat May these words be a sigil of protection To deafen the voices of those who wield bullets against #Blackgirlmagic #blackbrilliance and the like This is… Continue reading Second Sigil, A Poem

Cerebral City and Recreations of Hope

Cerebral  City Life winds the wire taut Elevating all bridges to Cerebral City All travelers are issued papers to return home Life winds the wire futher Bridges fail and collapse into the void-bay Cerebral City becomes carnivorous Life winds the wire again Recreations of Hope When hope sprouts Palpable fiber Some knit warmth Some judge… Continue reading Cerebral City and Recreations of Hope

Metamorphosis, Another Wanderer, The Implications of Tragedy, and The Return of Light

Metamorphosis Blaring aural projections Render the ripple-less sea Into a marionette Its form twists and turns At the noise's transient demands Making it look as one of God's reject creations That can never re-learn stillness Another Wanderer Through the Oasis of Ra With redwood palms With crystalline water Another Wanderer Trudges He begged for the… Continue reading Metamorphosis, Another Wanderer, The Implications of Tragedy, and The Return of Light