Resolutions

I’ll finally tidy up this place and keep it neat. It’s too dark! Too many cobwebs and not enough flaming torches. I’ll stop leaving tomes half opened on the lectern. Need to keep my ingredients in order. I can never find salamander’s tails when I need them. Similarly, I will stop leaving half-finished potions...

Upfest

Houses have faded to grey. Colour slumbers. We drag our feet down monochrome streets, blinded by persistent monotony, unable to see the edge of the pavement or the bricks of the walls surrounding us. Corners are indistinct. We see only lead, tarmac and endless concrete, nothing more. Guided by gentle hands, faces emerge out...

#NaPoWriMo Day 29

Astonishing Waking up first, listening to your breaths like small waves before the day floods in before we are swept along by waves of work, cleaning our living spaces, returning our library books, exploring and recycling, there is this one still moment where nothing moves, not even the clock. I lie in bed, surrounded...