As 2017 comes to an end, I decided to try something a little different by entering into a Six Word Story Challenge. Here is my entry: End Of Days. Dystopia has begun, we can't hide. If you want to check out the contest you can find it at https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/51794875/posts/1716882604 Voting begins Thursday.
A long journey Culminating with two routes Torn between the road less traveled, and the well worn path Always gravitating toward the uncomplicated But not this time I trudge on Through the tangled vines and overgrown grass Each step carrying me closer to my purpose The foreboding feeling of failure A constant feeling of inadequacy... Continue Reading →
Out of the darkness Creatures awaken slowly Legend comes to life © Kristen Ricketts https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/legend/
I stand on the ridge Observing the village below The smell of snow lingering on the breeze In the distance, the sky turns grey The impending threat of a squall Soon, the valley will become serene Like a painting, glittering with diamonds As the first snow of the season Gently falls from the heavens Each... Continue Reading →
As the end of 2017 nears, I've been compiling a list of books to read in the coming year. I've probably way over reached on my goal, but isn't that how it always is? I'd love to hear what you all are currently reading or planning to read. Here is what I'm currently reading: On... Continue Reading →
An ageless beauty Staring into a cracked mirror Every day a reminder of a youth gone by The lines etched into her skin Battle scars of a life lived Memories surround The only reminders of what could've been Had one choice been different But, alas The past can't be manipulated Repercussions left as a remnant... Continue Reading →
The percussive sounds steamed though the speakers The haunting melody taking me back Back to a time that was not easily remembered Characterized by pain and sorrow It had taken a long time to forget But now the memories streamed forth with such fervor A remembrance of which could be my downfall I struggle against... Continue Reading →
Standing on the edge The rocks below jutting out into the murky water The smell of the salt water permeating my senses Wind carries the cool mist well above the water Coming to rest against my skin like a gentle caress Not knowing what the future holds, I gaze out at the endless ocean A... Continue Reading →