A Conversation with the Sky

As my awkward tears fell Against the Sky dressed in majestic blue And jewels of sparkling sunlight She looked down upon me and asked “Why so dreary child?” I shrugged my weary shoulders in reply For what could one truly say To the goddess of the Sky? “Does my sunlight not warm your bones? Do […]

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Free

With every word he spoke Free As free as the waves That crash upon the shore As free as the sunrise That signals the new dawn That’s what he was to me With every word he spoke Free As free as unbridled love That lives and breathes and grows As free as the stars that […]

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Can’t Write a Thing Right Now!

I wrote this purely because I am practising #postaday and I have to honour that promise I made myself to write every single day. I looked at writing so many different things today and I couldn’t put any of it together. It has been a frustrating writing day, to say the least. I tried thinking […]

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Discover Prompts, Day 4: Street

Hi everyone and welcome back to writing prompts on The Broken Quill. Today’s discover writing prompt is “Street”… Writing Prompt #4 – Street There was a killer dog that walked my street. It was a “demon” dog; aggressive, angry and looking for someone to bite or kill. Yes, knowing this dog lived on my street […]

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100-Word Challenge and Neil Gaiman

I have seen various other writers on WordPress using this type of writing exercise as a way to hone their skill and tighten up their writing. I’ve decided that I want to do this and I won’t make a habit of doing one every day as yet. I want to see how well this works. […]

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