He catches my downcast gaze and whispers, “I promise you, I won’t leave you.” I look away and wrap my arms around my knees. “I don’t believe you.” “I love you!” He says passionately. “Isn’t that enough?” “You’ll leave me.” I fly from him, leaving him to wonder what goes on inside of my fickle … Continue reading Will You stay?
I watched in TERROR as the huge grey cloud came closer and closer and finally stopped right over my house. I felt sick and scared and I begged my parents to take us down to the basement. I was sure that there was going to be a huge tornado and earthquake that would destroy our … Continue reading Be Still & Know
Hello everyone! Today I have a very special guest on my blog! He has kindly agreed to come all of the way from an idea in my mind to my paper, to be interviewed. *trumpets and drums* Please welcome, Mr. Tyler Swanson! Tell me a bit about you and your life, Tyler. I am currently … Continue reading Interview With T.J.S.
I don’t like sickness. Period and complete stop. I have lived most of my life in a terrible fear of germs, disease and illness. I used to wash my hands so much that they would crack and bleed. I would get the water as hot as I could stand it and would submerge my hands … Continue reading What Do We Do With Fear
I was curled up in the basement closet, my earphones playing Anchor over and over again. Tears were spilling out of my eyes way too fast and the empty ache in my heart only grew more and more by the second. I was hiding, hoping that no one would ever find me because I couldn’t … Continue reading 2020 – My New Year’s Hope