The Lady of Shalott.

The Lady of Shalott    Dark clouds bringing a biting cold breeze, not quite a wind… yet. It was enough to tangle her hair and make her feel untidy. She walked along the edge of the stream and watched the ripples created by the breeze and the branches overhanging, allowing their shadows to bleed into […]

Soul Magic.

I closed my eyes and relaxed, leaning back against the step. It was a day where it felt good to be alive. Spring had arrived, the sun was warm and the sky blue. Birds flitted from tree to tree, enjoying the freedom of the season. Whilst nature flourished around me, I felt that I could […]

Flow.

A tsunami of emotions slammed into her, swiftly and deadly. Momentarily the world turned watercolour grey. But in the blink of an eye, a miracle, smiles followed. Memories, as painful as they were sweet, Burst forth and flowed greedily through her heart. Tears pooled in her eyes, Then as gently as a budding tropical waterfall… […]

The Dream.

Thanks to schingle for the inspiration.    Tap, tap, tap. The conductor tapped the music stand. The musicians looked up, poised to take the audience on a journey that they would never forget. As one they struck the first note. Behind them a screen lit up and the celestial beauty of the aurora borealis sprang […]

Black Heart.

   The time had come. Somehow, he had always known it would end this way.    He had always loved this house and the memories held here were special, filled with laughter, love, friends and his wonderful family. Jake sighed, as he watched the wind blowing dust, like sheets of silk across the porch. The […]

Searching For Her Prey.

I saw a post earlier challenging us to write a story using the following words… Sigh, Glimpse, Fraught, Shape, gap, might, moment, shift, lead, thrust, Breath. So I wrote a short story, but lost the post that I wanted to attach it to, so if it was you, sorry, but here’s the story. In just […]

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