“Soon”, she said to the impatient child, stirring the tea, the clouds of steam rising above the slightly cracked cup, slowly allowing the brew of roots to cool to a consumable temperature. She tried not to frown, her eyes filled with a sorrowful smile as she nodded reassuringly at the little one. This …Continue reading "The Tea – A Flash Fiction"
I waited all my life. I have been waiting for the right moment to run away from this prison called family, find my own way, forge my own destiny. I have been waiting for that special time to follow through on my dreams, the moment of inspiration to strike, when the fire of following through …Continue reading "Waiting"
This was the worst, and scariest day of her short life, the day where everything would change, and nothing would ever be the same. A slave to a custom, that never dared to ask what she wanted, her choices not relevant, her young age not an obstacle. She was, after all, just a girl, her …Continue reading "Just A Girl – A Flash Fiction"