Tag Archives: depression

June 14: Flash Fiction Challenge – Bouquet

June 14, 2018, prompt: In 99 words (no more, no less) write a story that includes a bouquet. You can explore the meaning of the word or gather a bunch of flowers. Go where the prompt leads. She had written … Continue reading

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#SoCS Feb. 24/18 – Door

They say that for every door that closes another opens. But what if that doesn’t happen? What if more doors close than open? I think that must be what depression is. The sensation of being locked inside, the door closed … Continue reading

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Twittering Tale #63 – 19 December 2017

Image: Kat Myrman Its become a ritual each night to light the candle in the hope you find your way home. I miss you but cling to the dream you’ll come back. I know you are out there and we … Continue reading

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Weekend Writing Prompt #32 – Reflection

Prose Challenge – Write a story in 150 words where a character sees their reflection and is surprised by what they find.   When depression strikes I go off wandering. It takes my mind of things, its exercise and they … Continue reading

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Writing Prompt #163 “Collage 25” – The Edge

It’s the edge you see, It’s getting closer day by day. When she went away When she said goodbye The edge you see it loomed ever closer. The reoccurring nightmare The fat little red bird Mocking me, taunting me. The … Continue reading

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On Popular Demand – Sunshine

“Its true you know You are the sunshine in my day.” I say this as we recline in bed. It’s been a long day, family demands Out in the midday sun. You look across and say that is your opinion … Continue reading

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2016 April PAD Challenge: Day 10 – Black Dog

For today’s prompt, pick an emotion, make it the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. When he was happy he laughed to split his sides When he wasn’t he was glum as the darkest day.   One … Continue reading

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