Warm foam bubbles form around your toes, slowly curling around them. You feel their smooth surfaces, its tender, silly touch it has on you. You giggle. Slowly, you bend your toes and watch the bubbles burst, and […]
Humans are chained
chained to their own desires, they are captured by their own faults
They have no choice but to look away
or bear the weights they carry.
Will they get anywhere? Yes.
But at a pace in which […]
A net of rope closed around me, forcing me off the ground and into the air as if I were some feather. Painfully, I cried out for help while the ropes burned my skin. Sadly, my group was already way ahead of me, […]
I see its fluffy white, exterior, swirling around to the stop like the whipping of an ice cream cone. On top of its winter splendor, colorful circles are placed on top, popping out the sheer extremes of the colors.
“Sir, I think we’ve found the location of the jets, we’ve picked up their sonar,” a man with black head phones told his commander, staring at a dark screen with dots.
“Send the coordinates to the troops! We’ll […]
Whenever I think of decorations, I think of holidays.
the twinkling lights from the trees and houses, making them appear like glowing candy houses in the night
The little eggs scurried in the grass during […]
The beats of the auxiliary thundered in the gym, even smothering the sounds of the crowds as they watched the performance. A girl stood mesmerized from the line of the concession stand, not noticing when the young […]
He stoops his perch as a heavy-set bird, hunched on his branch as though the weight of his beak would drag him to the ground. His squaks fill the ears of the king, who dismisses his ideas with a wave of a hand. […]
I can take a suggestion, no doubt about it.
Except when it’s that ‘love’ suggestion.
I really thought he had told me his goal was friendship.
Yet why do I feel like this is a rushed romance?
My heart’s […]
Watch how it keeps turning, turning, turning.
Is it a motor? Wind? Will? You never know really.
Unless you dig deeper into it
read its blueprints, see its outake
See what it breathes in and exhales.
See it […]
The computer on my bed has configuration. You can put it on your chicken too, that configuration. Really, I mean, it can be anywhere, in the rainbows, in your left shoe, it might be in the innards of some mighty […]
That’s a complex word, sort of like discussing the intricate bowels of a supercomputer. Honestly though, a configuration of something are its components, what it is made up of. Like the configuration of a human […]
The soups were thin and filmy, not much, but it would subside my hunger. I took it in, one spoonful at a time, grateful for its warmth and substance. I had not eaten a proper meal in weeks, and I had traveled […]
Gargoyles sat on their perches, their curved eyes watching a single place in the sky for hours upon hours, days upon days, years upon years. Their wings resembled those of bats, their arms were thin yet muscular, […]