Shade

He passes through your life a shade. A shadow confined to the very edges of darkness and light, he shimmers as he barely exists. Names are given, a personality is painted, and a half image of a man is left. It dissolves like a distant memory as reaching bonds are snapped by the force of…

Tears

Sometimes when I contemplate how many people hate me I cry. My tears roll down a bronco sleeve and land upon my writing desk. Often I push my tears around literally, with my finger and trace my heart’s desire. As the tears begin to dwindle I retrace their sorrow to understand the depression of their…

Erindale – Flash Fiction v1

If you walk from the beaches of Dreadbin and follow the river inland for a mile you will reach a giant forest. There are many names for the trees found here, but most people in this area call them Blackwater Forest. The Queen’s road runs throughout this land so travelers may be surprised to find that the path…

Broken

I could watch you break apart piece by piece till all the pieces that made you were at my feet. I would enjoy the sound of your soul hitting the ground. It would sound like hail as it pelts the ground with a willingness to die. A need for finality as shattered self meets shattered…

The King

I could listen to your music for a lifetime. Resting upon each note, allowing each note to arrest me. Preventing me from escaping, I am enamored by the pull I feel from you. A pull that comes from the plucking of strings as you strum my heart. Picking away at my soul as you shred…

The Lake

There is a place in Tennessee that hides a Walden like lake of no importance but to a few. To me. Here there is a canopy of never ending geese flying high above. They seem to form those cool  black and white graphics you see online. Overpowering the clouds above as I sit and watch…

Edit Me

Edit me into your perfect world. Fitting me into your perfectly fitting boxes. Taking a little off my ending to match your imagined story. I become a product of your wants and needs. Lacking the text that makes me, me. I become you as you knew would happen. We say goodbye to unedited me as…