Los Angeles – A Haiku

City of Angels filled with bustling energy should I dare to dream? Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014 This post was inspired by today’s Daily Post Prompt “Make It Anywhere”. And because I love that city so much (and am a Thirty Seconds to Mars “fan”), here is a little video

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A Day To Remember

The happiest day of his life was also his last, the death coming with such a swiftness, no one expected it to occur. The vitality of his existence had been more evident on this day, than it had been in a long time, his eyes filled with love and hope, his stride with strength and …

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Rain – A Five Sentence Fiction

We laughed at the people scattering, as rain, began to fall as if the rain was the poison to their day. To us, it was an elixir, a potion that made us stronger. We danced, skipping through the empty park, with nothing but our love as a companion. Giddy moments, that would never leave my heart, …

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Illusion – A Flash Fiction

No matter how many times I have tried to explain, you don’t hear me. You only see the reflection of who you think I am, a far cry from the true me, my essence. Even when you speak about me to others, it is hard for me to hear, the irritation impossible to hide, for …

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Restriction – A Haiku

Restriction the walls of a box confined in societies norm, are a prison Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014 This post is inspired by the Daily Prompt “Envelope Pushers”. I live this thought to the fullest, not falling into any norm – not on purpose, as a rebellion, but because I follow what is true to …

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My Guilty Pleasure – Coffee

Coffee the morning bitterness I’m awakened by your strength java on my tongue Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014 This Haiku was inspired by today’s Daily Prompt called “Grateful and Guilty”. My guilty pleasure is coffee. Have a wonderful day!  

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The Golden Key

The Golden Key hid behind closed doors enticing unknown calling expectations unmet Copyright Claudia H. Blanton This post was inspired by today’s Daily Prompt: “Golden Key”, which asks us the following You’ve been given a key that can open one building, room, locker, or box to which you don’t normally have access. How do you use it, and …

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