My Magic Birthday Comet

If there was ever a time to believe in magic, it would be tonight. Today, I turned 25 years old, and tonight is the night of the Christmas Comet. I've always looked for the mystical and fantastical in small things. Little bits of luck, coincidence, and beauty in the every-day always felt like more. I … Continue reading My Magic Birthday Comet

Magic

Writing Challenge: Oct 29, 2018 Prompt: Write about magic Magic isn’t about being otherworldly: it’s about tuning into the world. It isn’t about manipulating the universe: It’s about understanding it. It isn’t about big, grandiose things, but about small, inconsequential ones. True magic is subtle, almost undetectable. It's in tiniest coincidences, occurrences, and gestures that … Continue reading Magic

The New Key

Writing Challenge: September 25, 2018 Prompt Inspiration: One day you notice a new key on your key chain   There are many keys on my key chain. Keys to my car, my apartment, and my mailbox. My sister’s spare key, my grandparents’, and the storage unit. There are keys I never use, and one or … Continue reading The New Key

Aspasia the Mabon Cat

A few weeks back I posted that I was going to be getting an emotional support animal. Well, I finally got one. Autumn Equinox, also known as Mabon, is a Wiccan Holiday marked by celebration of change. As the days turn from hot to cold and from light to dark, Mabon is a holiday dedicated … Continue reading Aspasia the Mabon Cat

Summer Solstice

Writing Challenge Revamp: June 21, 2018 Prompt: It's summer solstice- write about it Today is the longest day of the year. The first official day of summer. Sunrise to sunset, today is traditionally celebrated for it’s brightness and magic. All around the world ancient people revered this day. Pyramids and standing stones, art and rituals … Continue reading Summer Solstice

Queen of Swords- Knight of Pentacles

Writing Challenge: February 7, 2018 Prompt: write something inspired by tarot cards I am the Queen of Swords- you the Pentacle Knight I believe in truth- You believe you’re always right. I am regal and unyielding- you are determined and unbending. I am the patient wind- and you, hard stone. Over time- I shape you … Continue reading Queen of Swords- Knight of Pentacles

Wolves’ Song

He lay curled under an ancient pine when she first saw him. Taken in by his silver fur and powerful form she ached to move closer, to become a part of him. Enveloping him in her arms, he felt nothing but the caresses of a strong breeze. Waking from his slumber in a panic from … Continue reading Wolves’ Song

The Box

Writing Challenge: Sept 15, 2017 Prompt: Imagine finding a box. What is inside? Outside, in the center of the grove of trees that grow in the backyard, I see a box. It is a pale wood, perfectly symmetrical, and entirely unremarkable- except for the simple fact that  no one knows where it came from. I … Continue reading The Box