Volcanic Sacrifice

Writing Challenge: July 16, 2018 Prompt: You were thrown into a volcano as a virgin sacrifice. They never expected you to climb back out again.   It was supposed to be an honor to my family- an acknowledgement of my value. I didn’t volunteer. I wasn’t asked. The village elders assumed I would be willing. … Continue reading Volcanic Sacrifice

Summer Playlist

Writing Challenge: June 25, 2018 Prompt: What's on your summer playlist? These are just random songs from my Summer Playlist to give a taste of the kind of music I like to listen to in the summer. Basically, I go for something upbeat, fun, a little nostalgic and mood lifting. I want music that reminds … Continue reading Summer Playlist

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

I wanted You Back

Writing Challenge: May 9, 2018 Prompt: Write something inspired by the sentence "I wanted you back".   I wanted you back. For years I wanted you- and every time I lost you, I wanted you back. We tried again and again. Every time it ended I swore to myself that it was the last time, … Continue reading I wanted You Back

Tides

Writing Challenge: April 23, 3018 Prompt: Explain the tides As the Moon rises and the Sun sets, the oceans are pulled by the great love of their divine parents: running from the warm radiance of the Sun, to the comforting glow of the Moon and back to the Sun again. The tragedy of the Sun … Continue reading Tides

What is Kindness?

Writing Challenge: April 19, 2018 Prompt: Describe kindness Kindness is compassion. It is empathy and generosity. It is listening, sharing, and understanding. It is soft, warm, and light. Kindness is the smallest acts, words, or gestures that brighten lives. It is the unnecessary necessity. It is often overlooked, and underappreciated, but most influential part of … Continue reading What is Kindness?

Where is Home?

Writing challenge: April 14, 2018 Prompt: What place do your consider home?   “I want to go home” I moan while lying on my bed, wrapped in my blankets, with my face buried in my pillow. Physically, I am home. I am currently within my place of residence, but mentally, emotionally, I’m not at home … Continue reading Where is Home?

What Made Me Laugh

Writing Challenge: April 11, 2018 Prompt: What was the last thing that made you laugh. Pulling the trash is not a glamorous, exciting, or “fun” job. We pulled the full bags from each trash can and replaced each with a fresh bag from the roll. I was on the second to last trash can. I … Continue reading What Made Me Laugh

Ideal Morning

Writing Challenge: April 9, 2018 Prompt: Describe your ideal morning routine. Fantasy: I’d wake up- happy and refreshed- bright and early in the morning. I’d take my medication and drink a glass of water before doing some yoga. Coffee will brew on the counter while I prepare a healthy and delicious breakfast that I’ll enjoy … Continue reading Ideal Morning

Saturday

Writing Challenge: March 31, 2018 Prompt: Write about Saturday as if it were a person. Saturday is your high energy friend who is ALWAYS busy. They get up and go for a jog, go to work, come home and make dinner, organize their closet, and still go out clubbing with their friends at night. You … Continue reading Saturday