Six Word Fridays: silence


Writing is an art of course Skilled or unskilled (self-) expression “penned” But art is subjective, personal, emotive Placing yourself there, before potential criticism Takes bravery, a fierceness of will To conquer doubts that fester, like…. Who will like it? Tense hope. Who will respond? Waiting…waiting…ping! Someone has broken silence – the gap – Between “Publish” and “Please … Continued

Six Word Fridays: peace


Inner demons are vicious buggers, yes. Picking away at your insecurities, gleefully. Making minor incidences major, so silly. Spoiling the riches of self-worth, pity. Sometimes gradual, not immediately noticed. Or, In a blink, confidence drops; flustered. Stomach lurches, thoughts scramble for safety. Until deep breath, decision steeled; locked. I call peace. Enough. I’m busy. — … Continued