Monthly Archives: November 2017

Requiem of a Red Hood…

this swatch I hold this bit of fabric the color of love and sacrifice and the testament to the struggle of two souls in time’s bitter unraveling she and I were bound like the threads here in the construction of … Continue reading

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The Strix ~ Mental Illness

Happy to be a part of this group of talented artists!

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Extracting the Poetic from the Friendzone

Jodie was about 5’5″ tall slender with a deep olive complexion black kinky hair in tight curls thick and mostly tied up in a pony tail or one of those “banana clips” Deep dark eyes with soaring cheekbones that made … Continue reading

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That time Jodie stalled our DnD game from 30 years in our past……

Originally posted on My Sword and Shield….:
So it should come as no surprise, to anyone who reads this blog, that every Wednesday night I play Dungeons and Dragons. Yes, the Role playing game. Though there may be many who…

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Originally posted on Brave & Reckless:
Inspired by S.K. Nicholas’ prose piece Sweetheart I have worn my armor so devoutly buckled on thick titanium plates donned my Templar helm until only eyes only mouth were visible let this armor become…

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The Willow King…

Who knows the pain in the heart of the Willow King Who knows why he hangs his shaggy crown Perhaps he bows to his mother the Earth Perhaps he was born with that frown Perhaps he loves a maiden fair … Continue reading

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Brave and Reckless Winter Holiday Writing Prompt Challenge* — Brave and Reckless

Last year at this time I was clinically depressed. Really, really depressed. Apathetic not–get-out-of-my-pajamas-or-leave-the-house-for-days-at-a-time kind of depressed. Although I would not call my mood “sunny” this November, I at least can acknowledge the holidays are coming without muttering “whatevs” under … Continue reading

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How to Join Whisper and the Roar or Submit Guest Writing

Originally posted on Brave & Reckless:
Are you a fan of exceptional writing? Are you a writer of poetry, prose, essay or short fiction?  Do you consider yourself a feminist? Whisper and the Roar is currently recruiting new Collective Members…

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The background noise you hear is the screaming of my soul amplified and echoing over the eons it is a constant cacophony within my skull it is the traumatized keening of a tortured mind on fire it is my desperate … Continue reading

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Ermine and crown she makes her way down to the bowels of the castle deep An oath left to swear heavy burden, she bears where the ghost of her yesterday sleeps She is style and grace her footsteps fill the … Continue reading

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