Sonder – Journal task #4

Meaningless voices scream into the deafening silence that is the inner workings of my mind. Her luminous eyes pierce my own. For the briefest of brief moments, our eyes have met; two pairs of isolated eclipses falling upon one another. One surrounded in green, the other in brown. The shrieks of first life sound at…

What A Storm Can Lead To

The storm growled with anger, pelting cold drops of water to the ground. I stay trembling underneath the shelter, only a worn out grey coat to keep me from freezing to death. My body trembles, just like the ground beneath my shaky limbs. The only thing making the rain not hit my pale skin is…

Journal Entry #2 – The Haunter

They each sat at a point on the chalky pentagram drawn on the creaky wooden floorboards up in the attic. They thought that they were about to summon a ghost, but little did they know, I was already there. They positioned six white candles in front of them, with one flickering for attention in the…

Journal Entry #1 – Quake

Libby settled by the curtains, contemplating what the colour of the walls should be. “Blue,” Carlos said as he was engulfed by the waves of his wife’s eyes. Libby pondered out the window, casting a shadow on the wall behind her. “It could work,” started Libby, her shadow growing larger. “But it would clash with…

The Never Ending Curse

Jones was dying. He felt his soul turning cold. The silent tapping of branches knocking at his half shut window. It was late. No one cared, no one noticed. Jones was fully aware he would never actually die, but sometimes, like tonight, it felt like his impossible end was near. Having lived through all the…

The Publishing Deal

I am finally doing it . Me , Pattie Baker , is finally going to the Publisher , to maybe ( hopefully ) get my book published and in a book deal .It’s nerve – racking yet absolutely exciting . Jumping on the balls of my feet , I wait in the lobby in the prestigious…