Morning Coffee – A Flash Fiction

Hands shaking, she knew she would never take another step for granted. Too many years, too many battles past through and won, did not leave her without scars, but they did not leave her broken. Not yet, not at this time, when she had one more thing left to do. Dropping the crushed pill into …

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The Park – A Friday Flash Fiction

I always wondered how someone could say that they feel alone, in the middle of this wide open space. Not a day went by when this part of the park did not have visitors, even when the wind blew harder than usual, or the smoke of a nearby fire made it difficult to breath. Nothing …

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Loss – A Haiku

cut off from my life passion never to unfold frozen and alone Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2015 This post was inspired by today’s daily prompt: Cut Off Here is what other bloggers wrote as a responds to this prompt: Cut Off – A Flash Fiction The Goldilocks Zone of Kindness Two For The Price Of …

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Holding Onto Hope – A Poem

the sound of a fight echoes through the dreary house no longer refuge from where can I steal a little sense of peace, lost somewhere in the dark Copyright Claudia Blanton 2015

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Fate – A Flash Fiction

In my hands lays the power of fate, the fate of all in our society. A move of my pen, and someone lives or dies, falls in love or will never find the connection they search for. I did not ask for this job, just as much as those who’s lives I control did not …

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Hold On

Hold On short, stolen moments last forever in my heart I’m longing for you Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014 This post was inspired by today’s daily prompt, asking us the following: If you could slow down an action that usually zooms by, or speed upĀ an event that normally drags on, which would you choose, and …

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