A brief thought I wrote just over a year ago. It's hard to believe that much time has passed, and all that came between.
Wardiru was eating them from the tin. He'd never had them before and the happiness in his face gave me great pleasure. Santo reduced us to giggles with impressions of his school teachers, banishing from our remembrance that this was a night of goodbyes. Matt, Jannah, Mami Di, Pak Niel, Wardiru, Santo, and I talked until the … Continue reading Tinned Peaches
I wrote this poem a while ago but I kept it quietly in my notebook because I felt that the words were given to me as comfort in a difficult time rather than pretty lyrics for show. It doesn't have a title because there isn't really one which springs out for it. When We Were Young … Continue reading Down by the Shore
Hi lads! Sorry for the delay, we've been having a wee bit of a family crisis but that's just how it goes sometimes. It's still early in the week. This week's challenge is: Write about something you have forgotten. Mhmm. Note the quizzical brow: a distinct outward display of an inward struggle to be creative. Never … Continue reading Writing Challenge – Week 24