10 Six-Word Stories

1. I was weak, so I cried. 2. Tears streamed down until they dried. 3. I rose and said a prayer. 4. I cast aside all the naysayers 5. I danced, heart full of joy 6. For I lived, breathed and existed 7. I saw flowers burst into life 8. The gentle breeze caressed my … Continue reading 10 Six-Word Stories


who am I? [short story*]

"I saved your life!" His eyes were wide with something akin to excitement.  "You pushed me off a building." My eyes were narrowed with irritation and extreme discomfort.  It wasn't an ideal situation.  For one, every single muscle in my body was protesting badly even though we'd (luckily) landed on an old mattress. It wasn't … Continue reading who am I? [short story*]

i sit here in silence [poem]

I sit here in near silence Limbs lethargic and still Everything is heavy Pressure on the levee That holds it all in Tight in the dreary din I sit here in near silence All hope, no pretense Everything is wrong Like a never ending song It plays and plays Like the end of winter days … Continue reading i sit here in silence [poem]

untitled rollerblade detectives story #1

I don't have enough followers to write a series but I'm doing it anyway. Enjoy!  My prompt for this was saucy ankles. If you read my blog, you'll get it. If you don't...I apologize (but you don't need to get it to understand the story, lol).  Being a spy was one thing, but being an … Continue reading untitled rollerblade detectives story #1

when I write / #socs

When I write it often goes two ways: Awesomely. Not so awesomely I've been writing since I was kid, like many people. I used to want to be a writer until I grew up and realised that writing is more something that people do than a job. Even the lucky writers can't necessarily live off … Continue reading when I write / #socs

the girl that fades away [short story]

The Girl That Fades Away Nobody ever asks for her name. She’s just that girl who sits in the background, almost invisible but not quite. Sometimes she gets a muttered apology or asked to move if she’s in the way. Most of the time no one says a word. They just exist around her, while … Continue reading the girl that fades away [short story]

it never starts slowly [poem]

Text: It never starts slowly It's fast Loud Messy Bang bang Heartbeat races Blurred out faces You long for black Where everything is still You long for peace Where nothing hurts It never starts slowly It just never ends © hiptobesnark Written to quell some late night anxiety a couple of days ago. It kinda … Continue reading it never starts slowly [poem]