Freestyling Edge

She feels the sharp edge of darkness closing in Flashes of red pulsing almost rhythmically Each one timed with a wave of pain. Reaching out she makesΒ a whimpering sound Too much too bear It shouldn’t be this hard. With crisp sound, foil breaks The pills slide down She slumpsΒ to the ground Sweet. Chemical. Relief. This…

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Spread The Love

    I have been nominated by the lovelyΒ Justine at Eclectic Odds and Sods to take part in the Spread The Love event. Here are the rules: Write 10 four-word sentences about what love means to you. Share your favourite quote on love. Nominate 10 other bloggers to join in.   Here are my silly…

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Life Around Us

While out shooting for my most recent Changing Seasons post, I captured a couple of photos to check in to Lucile’s Photo101 Rehab Clinic. Come visit the clinic to see some great photos and share your own as well if you wish. Each of these photos was shot with my Olympus OMD EM5 camera, with…

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Despair

As the day draws to a close and the light begins to disappear, he climbs his rock and waits just near the edge. He shakes his head. What is he waiting for? His love has gone. Not coming back. No chance. But he can’t stop. This is their spot. This is where they found each…

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Teaching a Lesson

I had a favourite teacher at school, I was obsessed with his class. It was maths, and then advanced math subjects as well. I was very good at it and he told me so and he told the whole class. I realised that was why I liked him – I functioned very well on praise…

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Life Gets in the Way

This post represents my response to today’s Blogging101 brief – “Be Inspired by the Neighbours”. We had to expand on a comment that we made on someone’s blog yesterday. This has been a fun experience so far, lots of new blogs to read and new bloggers to meet. I was just reading back through the…

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