Category Archives: Fiction

homeless

i don’t get how everything i’ve built could be so fragile. just when you think your foundation’s set, an earthquake comes and shakes it. next a huge rainstorm. then a forest fire. or a tsunami. each disaster shakes the very … Continue reading

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left without a choice

we let people change us. from the moment we are born, our lives have a certain path dictated by others, whether you’re premature and in need of immediate surgery or cozily wrapped in a pink or blue blanket. after you … Continue reading

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romeo lost

poets only write about love and love lost, but what about the time afterward? what about the times when i see you my heart breaks, not because i miss you, but i miss the feeling of you. the feeling of … Continue reading

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In the Dungeon

She was rotting away. She could feel it. Erasmus had left her there to rot. After everything. She was following what she believed to be best. He was the one who had taught her to do that. Her eyes were … Continue reading

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That Night

Steam clouds the windows. A flame wavers under the bulk of a teapot slowly growing discolored from the brewing tea. Jars of rice and pasta sit stoic behind the tea against the foggy window. The white tiles alight in a ring … Continue reading

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Tale as New as Time

On Friday, audiences will once again revisit the “tale as old as time” when the Beauty and the Beast makes its live action debut. The movie, featuring the amazing acting abilities of Emma Watson and other Hollywood veterans, has already been … Continue reading

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The Cupcakes (3)

Not a single tear escapes my eyes as I sit back up and slowly gain footing. “Is that all you need for now Madame Clarisse?” I ask, the pain becoming a cold and unwavering part of my voice. Madame Clarisse’s … Continue reading

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