Elysium gone

Blue Fringe Arts 2018

Published in the 2018 Blue Fringe Arts Short Story and Poetry Anthology. I wrote this during a during a difficult time in my life -- one of my lowest moments -- and I discovered that even the safe places in my head had been undermined. Elysium gone Within my Elysium, a promise of contentment, an expectation of happiness.             … Continue reading Elysium gone

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Sometimes I forget how to feel

Blue Fringe Arts 2017

Published in the 2017 Blue Fringe Arts 25th Anniversary Short Story and Poetry Anthology. Sometimes I forget how to feel Sometimes I forget how to feel. And a hand lingers in front of my face as I envision every muscle movement. Fingers dancing and curling in slowly as they will against my thoughts. And as I picture my … Continue reading Sometimes I forget how to feel

So lost (part 4) – a minuscule musings series

The following is a part of a 'minuscule musings' series. It's more like a work in progress for a larger piece, a short story. I aim to add to it each week, and hopefully something fluid will come of it! Read part one Read part two Read part three Betrothed to what was stolen from … Continue reading So lost (part 4) – a minuscule musings series

So lost (part 3) – a minuscule musings series

The following is a part of a 'minuscule musings' series. It's more like a work in progress for a larger piece, a short story. I aim to add to it each week, and hopefully something fluid will come of it! Read part one Read part two Read part four And not for me, she'll ever … Continue reading So lost (part 3) – a minuscule musings series

So lost (part 2) – a minuscule musings series

The following is a part of a 'minuscule musings' series. It's more like a work in progress for a larger piece, a short story. I aim to add to it each week, and hopefully something fluid will come of it! Read part one Read part three Read part four Crestfallen, she falls and I do … Continue reading So lost (part 2) – a minuscule musings series

So lost – a minuscule musings series

The following is a part of a 'minuscule musings' series. It's more like a work in progress for a larger piece, a short story. I aim to add to it each week, and hopefully something fluid will come of it! Read part two Read part three Read part four So lost, she's gone to me. … Continue reading So lost – a minuscule musings series

Tale of the Strigoaicǎ – original

Taken from my university assessment portfolio. Want to read more about the Strigoaicǎ? Read the short story, The Strigoaicǎ - Published in the 2014 Blue Fringe Arts Short Story and Poetry Anthology Read the poem, Strigoaicǎ Winter, 1847 The beast, Strigoaicǎ, had birthed from the sombrous earth, her sleep interrupted, disturbed by my presence. Her body moved, as the sun … Continue reading Tale of the Strigoaicǎ – original