• Alexa commented on the post, instill 6 years, 2 months ago

    It is best to instill values in a person while they are young. They will carry these values with them throughout their life, as well as the new ones that they will learn along the way. Values help make a person who they are.

  • Alexa commented on the post, knock 6 years, 2 months ago

    There was a quiet knock on the door. “Can I come in?” He whispered as she peered out into the hallway at him. “I guess so.” She admitted him and he stepped inside insecurely. “I know you’re upset, but I didn’t mean what I said earlier.”

  • Alexa commented on the post, startled 6 years, 3 months ago

    She was startled awake by the loud crash outside her door. She lay still for a few moments, listening, her heart pounding in her chest. Every so slowly, she pulled the blankets back with shaking fingers. Her door seemed a thousand miles away as she crept towards it.

  • Alexa commented on the post, embellish 6 years, 3 months ago

    The gown was embellished with the finest diamonds that money could buy. It was the best wedding gown that money could buy. Only the best for a princess.

  • Alexa commented on the post, cave 6 years, 3 months ago

    They wandered deep into the depths of the dark cave. A tiny blue light flickered at the end. Anna reached out to grab Jason’s hand.Jason’s heart leaped, but didn’t let it show. He held the torch out even further in front of them to light their way.

  • Alexa commented on the post, stalled 6 years, 3 months ago

    He stalled for time. He knew he had to think of an excuse, and fast. She had caught him reading her messages, but he had his reasons. None of which she would ever understand. He stammered out words, but somehow they couldn’t come together to make sense to even himself.

  • Alexa commented on the post, leathery 6 years, 3 months ago

    Leathery, like a belt. Or gloves. Brown leather gloves. From a cow. A beautiful cow, whose life is only for our selfish reasons.

  • Alexa commented on the post, weathered 6 years, 3 months ago

    Weathered makes me think of something old, something that has been well-used. I think of the weathered barn in our pasture. It’s cute in it’s own way. It’s old and gray and the boards creak when you step inside. It’s where our cats used to live before they were all gone. One is left, and she is precious.

  • Alexa commented on the post, pits 6 years, 11 months ago

    People say they’re down in the pits to mean they’re down on their luck or sad. Maybe even depressed or miserable. It’s an older saying and you really don’t hear it anymore. I haven’t thought about it in years. I […]

  • Alexa commented on the post, keen 6 years, 11 months ago

    People can have very keen senses. You can have a keen sense of smell, sight, or hearing. Vampires have all of these. Why talk about vampires? Because my boyfriend as gotten me a little enthralled by the Vampire […]

  • Alexa commented on the post, framework 6 years, 11 months ago

    Framework. Frameworks are good and bad. Good because they give people guidlines and rules to follow. People don’t like to be lost. But they can also be bad. They limit creativity, learning, the ability to find new […]