The Poem, Beckoning of Destiny is based on unearthly love from a man from other world, expressing his concern and state of mind being in a solitary graveyard. where night long he could not see faces of human being except squeaking crickets and rats and bats hanging upside down on the tree branches.
Another rabbit story about how tricky they can be, this one involves different animals and tests. This is the last from the second book in the series, The FairyTale Alphabet Book, Fairy Tales and Folk Tales from Around the World.
Dean believes he's dreaming when he wakes up in a room not his own, with a woman who is not his wife, and where everyone is calling him, J. Thinking he is bound to wake up soon, Dean decides to go with the flow of the dream and see where takes him before he wakes up. But what if he's already awake?
I wrote this short story in response to a writing challenge put out by a fellow writer, Ann Carr. I changed the main character from female to male, but I believe I have achieved the spirit of the exercise...indeed, I've written and rewritten this piece about a dozen times. It may change yet again.
This poetry - form describes Gems and Golden Rules for a healthy, wealthy, wise and happy living. At present times lives are full of stress, grief and sorrow. We need to be humble but not naive and timid. I have attempted to bring awareness for survival and happy living through this write up.
Two free-stye Sonnets on Light and Love
The Universe As Primal Scream explores the emotional reaction we have when we hear children scream and cry. As humans we're grounded in reality, yet what is our role in the bigger scheme of things? Are we insignificant? Are we helpless victims? Mortality against higher power, with biblical allusion.
Leigh Bargugo is an author who wrote the amazing horror tale The Ninth House. But what about her earlier works? Here is a review of one of her earlier YA novels. Does it hold a candle to her later work? Read this review and find out.
Amanda Gorman made history for being the youngest poet laureate at a Presidential Inauguration.
Even during a raging pandemic, you can absolutely achieve a First-Class degree.
For authors, paid subscription email newsletters and content monetization platforms can be an additional non-book profit center or income stream. Some authors may even use them in lieu of publishing books or blogs. But are they really moneymakers? Let’s explore the facts and fictions about them.
A beautiful song video for all my friends to see what as human beings we are forgetting and how we are busy praising ourselves. We forget that one day the body of clay will dissolve in soil. One day we will return and the upcoming generations will know about us by the stories we will leave here...
Tragedy struck with the death of another pioneer. But, life in Oak Springs carried on as Ora B got a new horse, and Joe and Beth kept up singing appearances with Ward and Rosy. A tradesman, a mason and bricklayer, arrived in town. Young folks continued to marry, to keep the population growing.the
Emily Dickinson is a towering figure in American poetry, beside Whitman and Frost. She dedicated her life to her family and her poetry relatively early in her life; then as her father and mother passed away, she centered her life substantially on poetry and on her chosen household tasks.
Genesis is completed again
Captain America: The Winter Soldier is probably the most subversive entry into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and not without cause. The movie was released in 2014 and it taps directly into the political undercurrents of that time. The movie is a nod to whistleblowers, particularly Edward Snowden.
Writing is creative but sometimes that old enemy writer's block creeps in and takes over. Here are suggestions and tips to take control and beat writer's block. Get creative again.
Science says that the Speed of Light is a universal limit, that no physical object can reach or exceed light speed because as an object reaches speeds that are fractions of the speed of light, its space and time decreases while its mass increases. But what happens when you reach light speed?
The Speed of Light enables us to communicate in real-time world-wide. To talk to someone on the moon, there will be a delay of over a light second. And it is impossible to converse between the planets. Here's one method to break the light barrier to overcome this space-time barrier.
Since childhood I also had this beautiful dream. A dream of having proposed by a charming prince. Stupid me. I wanted a charming prince but I didn't thought whether I am a princess. Actually no. I am not kind of a princess material. It hit me way too later.
The poem is about someone who enjoys the pleasure of sex. She lives within the moment, not worrying if the feeling she has is love or just lust. Though she has questions, she can't help but give in to the passion and pleasure of her partner.
Which would you choose if you were given the choice of "trouble when you're young or trouble when you're old?" This fairy tale tells of a girl who chose trouble when she was young and how it all turned out for her. From The FairyTale Alphabet Book, Fairy Tales and Folk Tales from Around the World.
Soonest Mended explores alienation, the process of fitting in and adjusting to society. Daily life is one thing but true identity and self awareness are perhaps more vital. Ashbery's poem questions then answers, evaluates how to stay true to oneself. It looks back with wit, allusion and philosophy.
Exploring the background to words and their uses is a fascinating pastime. I like to try to use idioms and associations within a story or poem whilst delving into the meanings of what seems an ordinary word.