Tuesday 16 January 2018

Tag: creative writing

Once A Storyteller…

“Whenever a thing is done for the first time, it releases a little demon.” – Emily Dickinson   For as long as I can...

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My Mangled Muse

I know his heart broke…and somehow, I looked at him that day suddenly saw the crack in his chest. I saw its jagged edges,...

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Letting go; Part two

Here you are, my darling. Soaking your soul in this strangely comforting bath of nostalgia. Letting its bubbles caress your skin at rest. You...

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Letting go; Part one

The end of this love story, ironically, comes with the same tragic simplicity as it had in the beginning. Our interaction again mediated by...

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Arusha

From the very moment that we drove into the town of Arusha, I understood her. Arusha is the overlooked sibling.  She is used to...

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I am living too.

Imagine my surprise when in a singular moment of weakness, my fickle heart remembered the purgatory that was once loving you. And hot on...

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Alpha males.

I live inside my head. Most of the time there is an endless, pointless clamor of motion within the cranial walls of this city....

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I know who you are…

I know who you are…   I see you every morning when I spray my braids with sheen. When your razor glides down your...

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The one that walked away

Though I know I shouldn’t, I think about you.   Perhaps you find peace in silent solitude…but  all I hear is frantic…such frantic noise. It frightens me....

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