There had been rumors about this, the man of the woods. The one who would kidnap people just to see them struggle in their desperation, struggle to get free, and find their way home. He was not into some sick kind of torture, no, the terrifying desperation of his victims, mostly women was enough …Continue reading "No Victim"
Reflection – A Haiku mirror on the wallblue eyes search for inward peace gentle resilience Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014 http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/01/18/daily-prompt-people/Continue reading "Reflection"
“I’ve got a reputation to uphold.” “I got that, Stew. Let this one go. No one is going to blame you if you let this one go.” “This ain’t a buisness for sentimentals.” “I am not talking ’bout sentimentals, dumb ass, I am talking about an infant. Why in the hell is there is hit …Continue reading "Reputation – A Friday Flash Crime Story"
Gone – A Haiku I spend all my dayswaiting for the perfect nowwhile life slipped away Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014 http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/01/15/daily-prompt-perfect/Continue reading "The Perfect Moment"
Everybody dreaded getting the newspaper. But like a good little herd of sheep, every morning, everyone who was old enough to read, stood in line in the three places the paper was given out – the central grocery store, the post office on the other side of town, and the largest church, adjacent to the …Continue reading "The Paper"
This Moment – A Haiku powerful moment alive in the present dance expansion awaits Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014 Daily Prompt: http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2014/01/11/daily-prompt-forward/ My Spiritual Answer to this prompt can be found here: http://shrineofhecate.wordpress.com/2014/01/11/living-in-the-moment-creating-a-future/Continue reading "This Moment"
Today’s Flash Fiction is based on the following picture prompt from http://flashfriday.wordpress.com/2014/01/10/flash-friday-vol-2-5/ The Portal “No, John. No, don’t.” The panic in her voice was as deep as the forest was vast. “It’s okay, it really is safe.” “I am not going through there.” “A little late for that, or do you want to wait here in …Continue reading "The Portal – A Friday Flash Fantasy"
The Outsider I was always the outsider, the lonely one, the one who was picked on, bullied, messed with. I was the one that everyone vented their frustration on, not only in school but also at home. I was different after all, different in the many ways no one understood, and frankly, I did not …Continue reading "The Outsider"
Allure her delicate charmsfragile rainbow colored eyesfleeting enchantment Written for today’s prompt: Write about anything you’d like, but make sure that all seven colors of the rainbow — red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet — make an appearance in the post, either through word or image. That above Haiku is a display of an …Continue reading "Allure And Obsession"
Happiness within found dancing amidst moments of mundane living Today’s Prompt: What does “happiness” look like to you? Happiness to me is a part of my spiritual practice – this post is a little unusual for me, considering that I usually like to keep my spiritual thoughts away from my professional blog. But I can …Continue reading "Happiness Is A Choice"