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

Bloodline (For Dad), A Poem

Sometimes I still feel like the teenager Who took silent escapades into our living room closet To look at the thing your blood unknowingly passed to me I remember the fresh gossamer riddled closet The dust ridden portfolio case housing your past life. I will never forget your story Dad, the artist with lead and… Continue reading Bloodline (For Dad), A Poem

Solid Ground by Jeff McKown, A Book Review

I happened on Solid Ground by Jeff McKown purely by chance. It was one of those coincidences only social media allows, that my review on Letters to a Young Poet brought on. The work was dreadfully beautiful. McKown finds the most ignoble traits within a person, and, instead of caricaturing them or forcing about melodrama,… Continue reading Solid Ground by Jeff McKown, A Book Review

One Sentence Challenge #5: The Anticipation of Fall

Congratulations to Tamo over at https://tamo4u.wordpress.com/ for winning last week's challenge, On a Forest Road Wild, like a forest she kept loving me until on a forest road, I lost her, again. As I’ve said every week, the point of a one sentence challenge is write the most perfectly written sentence that you are able. It is… Continue reading One Sentence Challenge #5: The Anticipation of Fall