Away from the world of lights and concrete, I hide in the original jungle. More bark than walls, more green than grey, In this fair land I’ll stay. For in the bright city My bones grow weak and weary. The noises don’t let me sleep at night, The bright lights hurt my eyes. But here there’s just silence Infinite and unnerving, at times. … Continue reading Reprieve
Here I sit on uneven land, sand sticking to my thighs, Hair blowing back in the forceful wind, something stirring deep within. The sand lies white and warm, lazily stretching out for miles, Impervious to the periodical whipping of water cold as ice. I look far out into the sea, look as far as my eyes can go, And count the waves as they come … Continue reading Seaside Musings
So I’ve started a Blogging U course for some regular doses of inspiration, and to force myself to write more often. Now I know writing is something that should flow naturally, but after a hectic workday, where all you do is write, it’s quite difficult to come home and do more of the same. But the woes of adult life are meant for another post at … Continue reading Writing About Writing
A few days ago a friend asked me a question that requires much thought: What inspires me? At that time, I couldn’t think of an answer. Now I can. So here it goes. Like I have said before, Harry Potter inspires me. It makes me believe love can conquer all. It helps me understand that just like characters, people are never black and white, and good … Continue reading What Inspires Me?