It was a calm summer afternoon. She stood on the beach, wind rippling through her skater dress and the small hole in her tan Chelsea boots. She wondered how it was possible to be lost when she knew exactly where she was. Wondered just how far the water went. If the waves ever got tired … Continue reading wave #writephoto
dear diary | a-to-z links #atozchallenge | what sandra thinks *points upwards* My dear friend Sandra wrote a really cute story for the A-Z challenge. She's a very talented writer and it's not too long - why not brighten up your Monday? Yeah...I think I'd be a shitty encourage-r person. What do you call someone … Continue reading Check this out!
previous posts I had this thing about trains. Or, rather, the people on trains. It's not like I was this misanthrope that hated people, I just didn't know how to act around them. That confusion led to anxiety and that led to isolation. However, there was nowhere to run on a train. I could sprint … Continue reading #snapshots 012
previous parts Freddy was waiting for me outside of work this time with a Starbucks coffee in his hand. I rolled my eyes as he watched on and walked past him briskly. I felt him follow me and we walked to the tube station in near silence. It wasn’t until we were standing on the … Continue reading #snapshots 011
previous parts Hurricane Freddy was gone in the morning and I realised that I wasn’t even upset by his absence. I expected it. Luckily for me, all we did was talk about nothing (and everything) at all. I told him about my work drama and he was evasive about his life. I didn't pry. Not anymore. The … Continue reading #snapshots 010
It began with a loud squeal. The smell of burning rubber hit my nostrils and I realised that I was lying on gravel. I felt a searing pain in my hand and I was aware of some commotion above me. The chatter of swirling voices and the regular mish mash of street noise. I sat … Continue reading #snapshots 001
I didn't want to do A-Z this year but I didn't want to get FOMO either, so I gave myself a challenge. It was to expand on 3 Words 1 Story and essentially do 60 words 1 Story. I'm calling it 3 Words 1 Story: Zombie Edition. Just kidding. It's called #snapshots. The hashtag might stay or go … Continue reading #snapshots – intro