Drabble #107 The Little Frog

A frog in a pond once hopped so high it landed on the moon. It gazed at the stars in an awe it never knew. Stars twinkled for miles right before its eyes. They sped across in streaks of light. The frog hopped into the distance. It landed onto a fluffy cloud. The cool of …

Drabble #106 The Life that is Saved

A drop of water amongst the burning sands. A slight breeze under the blazing sun. With my misery is just the slightest hope. With my agony is a slightly quenched thirst. I’ve wandered for years and came up from sin. The unjust nature of my crime has filled my with fear. If I am to …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, To my Dear Love

To my dear Love,I once saw you in my sleep. A dream unfolded before my eyes. You stood before me with a serene melody. It resonated through my heart. A light shone around me as I finally caught your eyes. A gaze warmer than your melody filled my eyes with tears. A love so sweet …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, A Warm Cup

A cold wind bared on her face. She shivered slightly as she walked amongst the colorful leaves. In her quick pace she huddled her arms. The wind was so strong it made it hard to breath as it hit her face. She let out a sigh as she had always hated this time of year. …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, Wind

He laid nestled against a tree. It was such a warm day. The soft gentle wind kept a coolness about. He looked at the clouds as they floated by with a song coming from his lips. He swayed as he sung in a cheery nature. The rhythm played in his head as he tapped his …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, A Warmth of Music

The music started as she shuttered herself in her room. Tears flowed down her eyes endlessly. “What am I going to do…” She whispered to herself. “My job meant everything to me.” She had just received a call from her boss that she was laid off. The company she worked on scaled back and eliminated …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, A Garden for Us

Did you know that behind their beauty there is also sadness. Marigolds are simple but for me they mean a lot. In my most saddest moments a friend picks one for me. I asked why not give me something more pretty to which she answered: “I chose it to be sincere. In your sadness you …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, The Colorful Mask

The Colorful Mask I watch as they cheer. The applause ringing throughout the room defended my ears. I smile at them as sincere as I can. I watch them blow kisses I don’t desire to blow back. A void in my heart makes me wish I could leave. Where did it go the love for …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, The Stray

It always sat in one spot. A cat with white fur and brown spots. When I meet its eyes, it would stare so curiously. I always wondered what it saw when it looked at me. I often tried to sit in a spot far away from it. However, one day I sat at a bench …

In for the Rain: Short Stories, The Distant Reaper

She stared blankly at the one who laid in front of her. A deep crimson leaked from their head. She watched as a man ran from the site. “It’s not fair…” She said. “It’s not fair!”  She cried. She watched the for on the ground limp as the crimson wouldn’t stop. She floated around waiting …