Running on Shuffle

Abel’s eyes grew heavy. He could feel the blood pump rhythmically through the tender skin of his eyelids, every beat adding a pound of weight. He wanted nothing more than to give in to the weight, let those tiny doors shut him into the darkness, and have them be locked tight by long tangled lashes. […]

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Colorblind, hue #2

I wanted to know the name of every stone and flower and insect and bird and beast. I wanted to know where it got its color, where it got its life – but there was no one to tell me. -George Washington Carver “Five…” Jake slurred out the word, his hands getting sweating as his […]

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The Fish & The Dove

Last April my sister married her best friend.   College sweet-hearts, they quickly established names for each other. He would call her dove and she would call him fish. As a gift for their wedding I wrote and illustrated a children’s book for them. A simple story, I fell in love with the geometric shape of the […]

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The Procession

14th Week of the Harvest, in the Third year of the Setting Sun. I was nervous, scanning the cobbled street in front of us. There was too much to look at and I could do nothing to slow my racing heart. Instinct had taught me to survey every face that I could; to make out […]

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I have given the world a 746,948,862 second head start. I have reached a focal point in my life that will define the outcome of who I am. In terms of a my dreams and aspirations, the world has been given 746, 948,862 seconds to make use of them. From this moment forward, I am […]

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Preview of “The Procession”

  This is the beginning of a short story that I am currently working on. I will try to complete one at least once a week. They will all be inspired by the incredible art that I have discovered online. Please visit the artist’s page if you enjoy their piece, and comment on the story […]

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