I wish I had more faith in myself. Surprising me incredibly, I got my exam results back yesterday for the twentieth century history final I wrote on Friday. First off, I was surprised that the exam was marked and back to me so fast. Secondly, I was surprised that I passed, and by a fairly … Continue reading Unstable sense of self…
Between my mental health struggling and being busy with company I've been having a hard time getting back into my routine, and I'm definitely feeling it. The fatigue related to the downswing has been bad, and I just haven't had the energy to break away to hit the gym. That is something I'm going to … Continue reading Dusting myself off after lessons learned
I didn't know what to do, I just knew it needed to stop. Grave after grave after grave. I got tired of burying my friends. The past few months have been particularly harsh, losing thousands of fighters to the alien horde. I should start at the beginning. My name is James Ryan, and I am … Continue reading Writing Prompt: Stopping the war
"Hold on, you died." "Yeah, well it didn't stick." I could not believe my eyes. My long time friend Jason stood before. "I was there, Jas. How are you here? I saw you go over that cliff." I was still stunned, my thoughts going back to that fateful day five years ago when Jason had … Continue reading Writing prompt: Reunion
Life is fleeting. Life is fragile. Life can end in a moment. That is a fact that gets hammered home time and time again. It doesn't matter how healthy we try to be. When the reaper comes for you, your time on earth is done. In past life as an EMT, I have lost count … Continue reading When the sand runs out.
Writing Prompt She opened her apartment door to hundreds of Roses. She knew they were from him; he had found her. She stifled back tears as she reached for the phone in her purse. As she was dialing the emergency number, her phone rang. It was an unknown number. Her heart leapt in her chest. … Continue reading Writing prompt: The escape
Writing prompt (in bold):***I do not hold the rights to Sherlock Holmes or anything related to his stories. This is purely fan fiction written in response to a writing prompt. Also, please be kind, I haven't written any fiction in years!*** "It's your choice," she shrugged. "You can continue with your useless life, or you … Continue reading Writing Prompt: Watson’s Dilemma