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. Continue reading And love, love, love is only heaven away

Deep Sea by Sarah Joncas

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

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 lungs with rusted debris I open the window and try not to breathe you in The ceramic cracks and leaves a mark splitting my paling skin coffee seeping into me mixing with my bloodstream And I can taste you then on the tip of every word … Continue reading The distance is quite simply much too far for me to row :: SOTD