Alone I stand alone. By myself, and with no one else beside me. I am the only island in a sea of emptiness. When monsters come and attack me, I fight them by myself. Sometimes they overwhelm me, and leave me beaten on the floor. I am me, and me is I. I am always… Continue reading Who I Am
She grasped him in her shivering arms, with frozen tears stuck on her face, Gasped and sobbed as she clutched him in her weak and frail, yet warm embrace, He huffed and struggled to push her away, but she clutched him even tighter, She held his face in her soft hands and her eyes burned… Continue reading The Love of a Summer Heart: A Poem based on the Tale
I wandered on the road alone, Guided by the moon’s brightest beams, Wondering if there was another soul, That was here on this road besides me. I gripped my torch and held my pack, Pushing through the tendrils of fear, Hoped that there wasn’t another attack, That those wicked beasts would not appear. I relit… Continue reading A Poem Inspired by the Game: “Don’t Starve”
Hello all, it’s fall! Don’t you feel the chill in the breeze? Don’t you hear the leaves rustling and crunching under your feet? Don’t you see the vibrant reds, oranges, and yellows that have replaced all the greens? Don’t you smell the spicy aromas wafting from the kitchen, beckoning your tastebuds forward? To celebrate the… Continue reading Looking back on October! Or is it… Inktober?
Photo by it's me neosiam As the ink bleeds out of this pen tonight, I'm wondering if it was worth the fight, These scars on my flesh, these scars on my heart, What did I do to drive us apart? I can see the children we used to be, Laughing and smiling, so carefree, I… Continue reading My Friend: A Poem
Photo by Free-Photos A faintest breeze tickled my cheek, I brushed it away, feeling meek. My heart was heavy, weighing down, On my face was a miserable frown. I held back the tears that wanted to flee, One broke loose and trickled free, I let it fall, what harm could it do? But as it… Continue reading Crying
Hi everyone! N.N.Gale here. I just wanted to reach out to all my readers and tell them about the Young Writer's Workshop. Truth is, it's not exactly a workshop. The YWW is an online program that is chock full of videos for both non-fiction and fiction writers, and beginner and advanced writers. The instructors are… Continue reading Are You Ready To Really Write?
Photo by Juan In the day my mind was near, Explosion upon over sensations here, The noises rang throughout my head, And out my top my sanity bled. My desk was stuffed with things to do, My mind was jammed quite through, A clutter jammed and clogged my brain, Inside I felt soggy like in… Continue reading A Quiet Night
Ages 8+ Dragon Rider is an exciting fantastical tale of a young boy, a brownie, and a dragon all setting off on an epic journey to find the Rim of Heaven to save the last of the dragons. This is such a great fantasy book with many humorous elements that keep the story engaging and… Continue reading Dragon Rider by Cornelia Funke Review
Trumpets blared and voices sang, Jets zoomed by in the air, Flags stood tall during victory campaign, But our fallen brothers are where? 'Though it brings us joy to be so free, There was still much sacrifice, Because out on that battlefield, Our fallen brothers laid down their lives. The screams, the anguish, the pain,… Continue reading A Poem For Memorial Day