"Nights in our desert were clear and cold," Aaron can hear elder Katherine's weathered voice whisper in his ear. They would stand on this humble knoll outside Thermal, CA, looking out over the valley towards the horizon for hours, drawing meager jackets in close to their chests to fend off the bitter wind swirling around … Continue reading Free At Last
Bruised cheek, car key turns; survival. She is eager to rewrite the pages. They are too grandiose, too preachy. She has come to appreciate short sentences.Lara Ehrlich The above 6 word story was written for The Saturday Six Word Story Prompt.
"Was this what you meant when you said we should take a ramble today?" Sarah yelled down to Erica jokingly. She was carefully finding her way up the dusty slope below Sarah, cursing her weak ankle. "Haha, not quite. But I should know better when it comes to hiking with you," she muttered with both … Continue reading A Ramble Between Friends
The young woman absorbed the warmth of the new day's sun streaming from the front picture window of her local bakery, her index finger running in meditation along the crease of her faded work pants as she listened to her daily drink order swirl and blend at the bustling counter. She remembered who she was … Continue reading Morning Meditation
Just a quick note to the readers of "Non-Cohesive" (the prior name of this blog) that I am taking this space in a different direction. This is one of three WordPress sites that I write in and I plan to be scribing here with more consistency this next year as I work on my skills … Continue reading A Change Of Direction