And love, love, love is only heaven away

Happy October 1st and happy October themed writing. This one is part of a project I’m contemplating – a collection of Flash Fiction stories about women and girls. This one is inspired by both The Psychedelic Furs song “The Ghost In You”, and the stunning piece entitled “Atropa Belladonna” by one of my favorite artists, Sarah Joncas.

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Cover it all up with lies (a She Sends Her Regards excerpt)

Dark blue swirls around the sink in spiral s’s and leaning y’s. The clock reads 6:53pm. “Plastic Passion” fades in and out of sound’s grasp as Lucy dunks her head in and out of the lukewarm water. The faucet is starting to run cold. 

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Sing from a book you’re reading in bed :: M5MO

My 5 Music Obsessions of the Day

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And I walk out on the wire once again :: M5MO

My 5 Music Obsessions of the Day

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So they say on AM radio :: M5MO

My 5 Music Obsessions of the Day

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Well you don’t need words to tell me things :: M5MO

My 5 Music Obsessions of the Day

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I can’t stop this breaking loose :: M5MO

My 5 Music Obsessions of the Da

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Why do I let myself worry? :: SOTD

SOTD :: Crazy :: Patsy Cline

“Crazy,
for thinking that my love could hold you.
I’m crazy for trying,
and crazy for crying,
and I’m crazy for loving you.”

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The distance is quite simply much too far for me to row :: SOTD

Keep Art Alive :: Art by Sarah Joncas “I was standing on the surface of a perforated sphere, when the water filled every hole. And thousands upon thousands made an ocean, making islands where no island should go.” Closer by me Plaster casts and pharmaceutical walls the numb settles itself in while the water rises filling my…

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She was just a wish :: SOTD

She was just a wish :: SOTD

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