I was warmly snuggled on the couch with my cat watching the movie "While You Were Sleeping", and at the closing scene, Sandra's character narrates the following: "Thank goodness my father was right. Life doesn't always turn out the way you plan." My body tingled from my crown, down my spine, and to my toes. … Continue reading When Life Doesn’t Turn Out The Way You Planned…or Wanted
A sad and beautiful story to remind us all to be thankful and charitable and to appreciate what we have at Christmas time. by Hans Christian Andersen Most terribly cold it was; it snowed, and was nearly quite dark, and evening-- the last evening of the year. In this cold and darkness there went along … Continue reading The Little Match Girl
Daily prompt: Fortune.
via Daily Prompt: Vanish My heart pounds so erratically, it reminds me of Alien with Sigourney Weaver. I gulp down the fear threatening to vomit on my dress shirt, as sweaty palms are dried on my denim. Shaking hands move the curtain a crack, taking in the view on the other side. It's a full … Continue reading Daily Prompt: Vanish
The Warlocks Dragon A one hundred and twenty year old warlock with a slight bow to his back, gingerly picks his way through the moon-lit forest. His shaking hand grasps a broken tree branch, careful to avoid stepping on his white beard. He'd cut it, but it took years to grow. Besides, any … Continue reading The Warlocks Dragon