Word of the Day – Fester – ‘For Your Consideration’

So today's word of the day is fester, to undergo or exist in a state of progressive deterioration or putrefy/ rot. I had a little fun with this - mainly because for me it's in the very early morning hours, and I'm still awake though I have work later today. I'm just sleepless, so I've taken the… Continue reading Word of the Day – Fester – ‘For Your Consideration’

Shadow of May – Day Twenty-Nine – ‘A Short Story, by Me’

Today's Shadow of May - and it's not late! Surprise! The question asked was: How can I learn from my mistakes? 'A Short Story, by Me' It’s beautiful outside, I’m sure, But even knowing this I want to deny My existence towards the world in a childish, Petty anger. I’m angry – yes, of course,… Continue reading Shadow of May – Day Twenty-Nine – ‘A Short Story, by Me’

Shadow of May – Day Twenty-Seven – ‘Bad Luck’

Late, but not by much! I'm feeling slightly more alive than yesterday and so I'm taking this chance to catch up on the Shadow of May challenge. Yesterday, day twenty-seven, prompted: How do I feel about my accomplishments? 'Bad Luck' I don't mean to brag, but I’ve got hands on experience With bad luck. I… Continue reading Shadow of May – Day Twenty-Seven – ‘Bad Luck’

Shadow of May – Day Twenty-Six – ‘Oh Night’

Okay, so I'm trying to power through these and get caught up. I've finished day Twenty-six of Shadow of May which asked: What is my direction in life? What is my purpose? Yesterday and today's are just notes sitting on my desk right now - hopefully not for long.   'Oh Night' Tell me what… Continue reading Shadow of May – Day Twenty-Six – ‘Oh Night’

Shadow of May – Day Twenty-Four – ‘Cold Lemonade’

Lately I've been feeling out of it with my writing. It happens from time to time. I just haven't been enjoying the tone that I've developed over the last few weeks, maybe it's because I haven't written this regularly in a long time and it's spreading me thin. I like to think I get better… Continue reading Shadow of May – Day Twenty-Four – ‘Cold Lemonade’

Shadow of May – Day Twenty-Three – ‘Slowly, Tenderly’

Have I ever mentioned how hard it is for me to name things? Like, I'm terrible at it most days, but today I just couldn't decide.. But I guess this will work. Today's Shadow of May asked: What is my hatred to my energy levels?   'Slowly, Tenderly' I have learned, ever so slowly To… Continue reading Shadow of May – Day Twenty-Three – ‘Slowly, Tenderly’

Shadow of May – Day Fifteen – ‘All the Little Hurts’

Here is yesterday's Shadow of May! I'm still a little sick - but I'm going to try and keep on top of these. I at least want to get through all 31! Even if I'm a bit behind in some areas - the challenge asks some very interesting questions... Yesterday's question was: How do I perceive… Continue reading Shadow of May – Day Fifteen – ‘All the Little Hurts’

Shadow of May – Day Eleven – ‘The Worst’

Here is today's Shadow of May! The prompt was: What is limiting my happiness? Why?   'The Worst' It's the wait that is the worse- Will it ever end? Longing without purpose For Something unnamed and unexplained, What do I want? What do I want? I want to know, yet now I fear to know.… Continue reading Shadow of May – Day Eleven – ‘The Worst’

Shadow of May – Day Three – ‘They Told Me’

The school semester is almost over and work has been a little crazy, but I still managed to get today's piece done! Today's Shadow of May questions were: How do I treat others? How do I treat myself?   'They Told Me' Home is where the heart is They will tell you But what if… Continue reading Shadow of May – Day Three – ‘They Told Me’

NaPoWriMo – Day Thirty – ‘Again and Again’

The final day of NaPoWriMo is here! I managed a solid 29/30 which is much more than I expected to accomplish. I have a tarot challenge picked out for May to participate in and have plans to post a poem for each day based on my readings, so hopefully I will still be active daily.… Continue reading NaPoWriMo – Day Thirty – ‘Again and Again’