I’d wanted a baby for so long and I couldn’t believe we were finally here. Walking up the path, the tall winter grass brushes against my legs. The house, falling into despair with neglect looked haunted with her busted out windows and tall dark spires. I think I even spotted a gargoyle on the south … Continue reading Little Stranger – Donna Matthews
So now we know, You told me I wasn’t, But I was— Your creation. Said you loved me Just the way I was— But was it true? Yes, I was perfect Just the way I was— You said, But you didn’t care for: My curly hair, My dresses, My high heels, My red lipstick. So, … Continue reading Modern Prometheus becomes the Little Stranger – M.A. Morris
Patricia Harris is a dreamer, crafter, gamer and digital artist who loves creativity in life. She is a devoted mom who can be found doing a variety of art when she isn’t penning poetry and writing words. For more from Patricia, check out Facebook or her blog.
the little stranger stood at the front door and held out his small fists “CHOOSE” he said it would have been kinder to tell the man standing in the doorway that he was choosing between life and death but since he quickly tapped the boy’s right hand and was already sprawled dead on the porch it probably didn’t matter one … Continue reading The Little Stranger II – GEORGIANN CARLSON
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My mind welcomed the stranger at the start of the day the beginning of my plan blew to hell, the little stranger that entered my life added to the need to be strong. The stranger that brought such turmoil to a life so calm and true, was brought in from a mind confused, Its name … Continue reading The little stranger II – Patricia Harris