September 30, 2019

Day by day, night by night

I seek for a flicker of light.

To pull me back to my sanity 

And escape from my calamity.

As seasons change

I feel enraged,

For I am stuck

Sinking into muck.

I stare at the sky 

And wonder why,

When did I become a shell

And fallen under misery’s spell?

I...

September 24, 2019

[Content warnings for depression, suicidal ideation, self-harm]

Dear Depression,

Do you remember, the first time we met?

Me, barely 13. You, older than the hills themselves,

And when we collided, the instant connection was as loud as all the symphonies in the world making...

September 23, 2019

Image description: A person is looking directly in the camera, with a brilliant orange sunset casting a flare across the lens. It's like the photographer is sitting on the hill with them, having an intimate conversation.

Here's the seventeenth flash fiction fortnight pr...

September 9, 2019

Image description: Two people are lying on backpacks, facing away from the camera, and reading a map together. They appear to be in a park, though the background is blurred.   

Here's the sixteenth flash fiction fortnight prompt! Write 100-200 words inspired b...

September 1, 2019

From or to? Your monthly prompt for September is "running".

Write 500 words about running for the chance to be published in our free end-of-year print zine!

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