I stagger towards The Brimful mountains Prodigious blue wave of earth It's only a day's hike already I am Body tired Tired Body Mind tired Mind and body I ache My skin feels dry Without my ocean blue near My heart, empty With her body so far Dead lifeless floating Heart and mind Body and… Continue reading black phantasm blue
A box of spare parts Said no assembly required Slightly damaged, but not not rebuildable second hand, single owner My robot boy Built ready to go Dings and scratches Darker in patches Doesn't take much to turn him on Voice recognition activation Coming to life "What do you want?" I ask. "He wants sex," he… Continue reading my robot boy
My heels clack loudly down the isle of the grocery store as I ran through. Earbuds in my ears. My husband's voice telling me about his particularly shitty day at work. I hate to say, but I was only half paying attention. Not because I didn't care, but because I just wanted to buy food,… Continue reading Sway
If you have been hanging around my side of the blogosphere for a while, then you may be familiar with my Empress posts... if not go read this and this and this then come back. Now, I would like to do a Lemon Empire week as a kind of prompt but I wanted to give… Continue reading The Lemon Empire
Ramble time... We have all had those moments: We wake from some kick arse dream and say to ourselves “Self, that kick arse dream would make a kick arse book.” So, we write that shit down on anything we can find on our bedside table. In the morning, sometime in the waking moments after coffee… Continue reading Dream logic rambles
So... prompt next week... I would put it to a vote but I'm trying to avoid social media right now. Social media has been such a drain. And as it is nice to use it for silliness and catching up with friends, I have very little will power when it comes to that mindless scrolling… Continue reading Suggestions Welcome
Electromagnetic radiation Ultraviolet and visible Infrared, solar heat Filtering through our atmosphere Beautiful irradiance Traveling 149.6 million kilometers To shine down on my shoulders To warm my towel To brighten your face As we sink our toes into the creamy sand Salt water dries on our skin I taste it on your lips The salt… Continue reading our atmosphere beautiful
There will be no voting this week because next Friday is Towel Day! So, by imperial decree, I am dubbing next week Towel Week. Let it be known! Don't forget your towel!
I was trying to come up with something more creative for the non-fiction post this week but I think honey and bees themselves are pretty interesting so... that's what you're getting. So, takes some facts on honey bees and their delicious vomit. The average bee will make only 1/12th of a teaspoon of honey in… Continue reading Honey bees dance!
I put it to a vote again for this week (Thank you to everyone who voted, I have been steadily getting more votes every week... Unless it is just one rando voting multiple times... I don't think that's possible... anyway) So It was pretty hands down this week. I will post the results in picture… Continue reading the. project. part 6… holy fuck