Month: March 2014

April, a month of poetry…I need your help!

Originally posted on A Life Among The Pages:
As many of us poetry people know, April is National Poetry Month  (though in today’s globally connected world, it should be international since it unofficially kind of is). So I want to set a goal: I want…

Death Trap: Friday Fictioneers 100 word story challenge

This is my first attempt at the Friday Fictioneers 100 word story challenge, so be kind LOL 🙂 Death Trap I stood breathing heavily, being as still as I could possibly be as the old elevator clunked and rattled around me. It ground to a…

Please child stop crying

This poem came to me this morning while I had a sooky, sleepy baby sitting in my lap, I thought you all might enjoy it. Please child stop crying Yes there is no denying You’re in pain Please child stop crying Your tears are…

Hanging my head in failure

Hanging my head in failure. Putting my tail between my legs and running away. I’ve decided to opt out of the 2014 WordPress 365 writing prompts. I’ve only managed to do 36 of the 75 so far. I’m going to actively participate in the…

Mothers

2013 The Year That Was

2013 The Year You Were Born. 2013 on an early June morn, well before dawn. I Wrote this as a time capsule, a snapshot of the year that my son was born, you never know it may be extremely interesting in 30-50 years. 2013 (MMXIII) was…

Weekly Writing Challenge: Golden Years

In this week’s writing challenge we are being asked to explore what age means to us. I always wanted to grow up, to be older. I looked forward to each birthday with great enthusiasm. I think the turning point was when I hit twenty…