In for the Rain: Short Stories, The Demon Noctis

Another day I miss you. Another lonely night. I wonder if in a life you will return to me at once. I ponder in this pond the light that once has faded. Tell me my love why have you not returned. He floated under the moon light, drifting on his back. His silver hair flowing …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, As She Goes On

For the fear I hold of the person unknown, I call to you for your name. You answer as sweet as a voice that I’ve heard. “I am the one who has watched you from afar. The one who’s seen your mood fall and lift. The one whom I hope you share your heart with. …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, The Woman Around the Willow

If you see her always say hello. For if you don’t your soul will go. She snatches it out with all her might. She takes you out to the willow that cries. She places you inside it. And you’ll never be found. If you want it back, you’ll have to sing now. She only wants …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, Drifting

This rowboat of mine has floated for some time. I see no end of it. I daze off into the moonlit sky. Its light comforts me. The stars fill the sky but no picture they show guide me. Even the brightest one could never lead me home. The still of the water keeps me lost …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, A Little Demon

A little demon once told me; I only have one wish. That I would simply learn of it once I forgive him. No harm was to befall me as I have not sinned. No matter how much it confused me; the demon said its his. Under the watchful eye of the sun I watched the …