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

Scent of Moonlight

Writing Challenge: October 20, 2018 Prompt Inspiration: What does moonlight smell like? The scent carries faintest anticipation of the morning dew yet to come mingle with the soft breezes still holding the best traces of the day before. It’s both hopeful and comforting- soothing and inspiring. Moonlight smells like magic: like lavender and sage, like … Continue reading Scent of Moonlight

Stars

writing challenge: Jan 4, 2018 Prompt: Write a poem or a story that answers the question "why do you fear the stars?" I never understood the fascination others had with the night sky. So dark and empty but for the small lights- They mockingly twinkle, offering no visibility. I look up at the darkness with … Continue reading Stars

Stars- Night Sky

Writing Challenge: Oct 27, 2017 Prompt: Write about the stars in the sky and what they mean to you I leave work long after sensible people are snuggled deep in their warm beds. I arrive home far past the time most have fallen deep into sleep. When I pull into my driveway the whole town … Continue reading Stars- Night Sky