A post on similes and metaphors for the term ascent.
My most treasured toy is my teddy bear. What's yours?
"The glow of success" I was sitting across the room from her as she hovered studiously over a 1,000-piece puzzle depicting a forest with infinite versions of green and slightly darker green. She'd taken over the kitchen table and expelled all cooking and eating activities to any other surface. In the afternoon light, I watched … Continue reading Writing Prompt 102: Success
"Waking up elsewhere." Today, a poem. I woke up in another room, a place I did not know. I rose out of a bed of leaves, in this space I had not seen. A dream, perhaps. But, no. I would have recognized it so. For our minds will rarely conjure those places we don't know. … Continue reading Writing Prompt 101: Waking Up Elsewhere
How do you find the balance between comfort and discomfort?
"Things you should throw away but can't" Over the last few years, I've accumulated a collection of notebooks. Some were gifted. Some I got from work. Some I bought while convincing myself that I needed a totally separate notebook for this project or that endeavour—because how could I use the same one for drafting blog … Continue reading Writing Prompt 99: Things I Should Throw Away
Short writing prompt response on the sound of the ocean.