An open letter to my father, the first person to break my heart

Dear father, the first person to break my heart, First and foremost, I'd like to thank you.  The pain that you inflicted upon me earlier in life led me to grow into a strong woman.  The first time I fell in love, I was already fluent in heartbreak. The way sobs rolled from my tongue … Continue reading An open letter to my father, the first person to break my heart

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Writing Game

Place your finger randomly on the page in front of you. Your finger will have landed on a word or words. Write the word down, as well as the 3 words preceding it. You now have a 7-word phrase. Write this down & once you have written it, keep writing for 5 mins. You must … Continue reading Writing Game

You

fantastical and magical and all-around wonderful and marvellous, fantabulous, and tremendous (I really can’t articulate my love  for you, my dear)

Dear Birch

“Stop everything! It’s snowing”, squeaked the birch to the vast, naked oak as icy flakes fluttered slowly – down, down, down, to the lightly dusted ground.  Snow had been long overdue. Tiny tips of green had already begun to sprout from the very ends of the birch’s branches as winter drew to a pass. The oak gently shuddered and … Continue reading Dear Birch