Poetry

100 Word Challenge: Disaster

Hey, y'all! How's it going? This week's 100 Word Challenge from Tara at Thin Spiral Notebook feels rather apropos for me - my life kinda feels like a disaster right now. Not that things are going bad, per se, just crazy and never enough time to be organized or anything and it's driving my ADHD… Continue reading 100 Word Challenge: Disaster

Flash Fiction

The Captain’s Secret

Tara over at Thin Spiral Notebook almost had me stumped with this week's prompt. For the 100 Word Challenge she gave us the word leg. Now what on earth do you do with a prompt like that? I knew right away I wanted to do a more humorous take on it and poetry just wasn't… Continue reading The Captain’s Secret

Flash Fiction

Kalaipahoa

My sister spent four years out in Hawaii going to school. During that time we learned some interesting stories and pieces of Hawaiian culture. This culture still fascinates me with their stories and histories. So, while I borrow just a little from the culture for this story, my intention is to do so in a… Continue reading Kalaipahoa

Poetry

100 Word Challenge: Homemade

Hey, y'all. I've got my response to the 100 Word Challenge over at Thin Spiral Notebook done this week. Here's your fair warning--there's been a lot of stress going on in my life and this response reflects a little of what's been going on. Our challenge word this week was homemade. I give you: Finding… Continue reading 100 Word Challenge: Homemade

Poetry

100 Word Challenge: Listen

Here is tonight's offering for the 100 Challenge Tara Roberts puts on over at Thin Spiral Notebook. She gave us the word listen and exactly 100 words for our response, no more and no less. This prompt was a particularly powerful one for me as a counselor because so much of what I do is… Continue reading 100 Word Challenge: Listen