• Clarity commented on the post, ancient 6 years, 7 months ago

    In her dream, he wore a priest’s garb and a hard topped hat, like the dervishes wore, with cloth hanging down on all sides. He chanted the perimeter of the house in an ancient tongue. She couldn’t tell what his intentions were….

  • Clarity commented on the post, due 6 years, 9 months ago

    Your choice comes due. There is a point when the mulling over whose fault it is becomes useless, like shifting dirt, and one must simply take responsibility, make a choice and be happy with it.

  • Clarity commented on the post, higher 6 years, 9 months ago

    “Higher and higher, won’t you come with me? Baby, gonna get my soulfree.” George Michael

  • Clarity commented on the post, steps 6 years, 10 months ago

    There were five or six steps between her and her new home in the Pacific Northwest. She would plot them out, one by one.

  • Clarity commented on the post, fawn 6 years, 11 months ago

    His movements were gentle, careful not to harm her. His touch soft as a fawn’s ear.

  • Clarity commented on the post, breath 6 years, 11 months ago

    Her breath was full of all the power she’d been withholding.

  • Clarity commented on the post, affairs 6 years, 11 months ago

    It was unlikely that she was his first. His answer to her invitation was easy, as if he didn’t need to mull over it. He was ready to add this tryst to his collection of affairs.

  • Clarity commented on the post, before 6 years, 12 months ago

    Before you go, will you turn out all the lights and lock the top lock? Thanks.

  • Clarity commented on the post, afraid 6 years, 12 months ago

    Her real fear, the thing she was most afraid of, was abandonment. Homelessness lived in her daydreams and she stirred Alone into her oatmeal.

  • Clarity commented on the post, claim 7 years ago

    She just did it. She claimed it. Decided she’d do it, then did it. No doubts and no quibbling. She would be successful switching careers. Period.

  • Clarity commented on the post, despite 7 years ago

    She was renewed, and did an even better job than she expected, despite the news that she’d lose her position at the company in the coming months. She knew her worth and reinforced it with proof.

  • Clarity commented on the post, asthma 7 years ago

    She learned how to sleep sitting erect, propped up by pillows. Her asthma made prostrate sleep impossible.

  • Clarity commented on the post, towers 7 years ago

    I am so small in his shadow…just a child and he towers over me. His voice booms. Every footfall is an earthquake in the house. The walls shudder. The air cracks when he claps his hands. I wait for his […]

  • Clarity commented on the post, binding 7 years ago

    The socialization of the 9 to 5 work day is a tight-binding bungee cord on the wrists of Freedom.

  • Clarity commented on the post, spa 7 years ago

    The world should provide free spa days, 3-times-monthly, for women, and 4-times for moms.

  • Clarity commented on the post, stillness 7 years ago

    After stillness, comes clarity, if one sits with it every day.

  • Clarity commented on the post, whether 7 years ago

    Whether or not the weather is better, we will endeavor to gather together.

  • Clarity commented on the post, miracle 7 years ago

    It wasn’t one miracle, but 20, performed every day by the newcomer, that stunned us. She confounded our simplest science in the time it took her to exhale. We had no words, no explanation and couldn’t even find […]

  • Clarity commented on the post, dehydrated 7 years ago

    They’d been without power for 5 days. Food was running out and the bath water they’d run, anticipating the storm, was only an inch high now. The scarcity showed in her cracked, dehydrated lips. “What next,” she thought?

  • Clarity commented on the post, darlings 7 years ago

    Did you mean the Daleks are coming? RUN!!! Exterminate! Exterminate! Exterminate!