Tales from the Empire
Weeks and months later – when his mind has returned to him – one vivid memory will remain of that time, impressed by repetition upon his fractured thoughts like texture beaten into softened gold. 173 more words
3 days, 9 hours ago
Facebook isn’t always politics and kitty cats. And it wasn’t for me today. It was the mournful media that informed me of a personal loss so heartfelt it is difficult to describe. 468 more words
4 days, 1 hour ago
Love is a trap she falls into again and again.
It is ever the same – a beautiful face, a kind word, confidence exuded from every inch of her beloved’s body. 98 more words
4 days, 5 hours ago
Living With Hounds
On the way back on the morning walk this morning, I couldn’t see Heidi but could hear her baying loudly. Out from lower elevation a deer is coming at me and Sadie. 39 more words
1 week, 4 days ago
I walked a mile with Pleasure, she chatted all the way;
But left me none the wiser for all she had to say.
I walked a mile with Sorrow, and ne’er a word said she; 626 more words
They sit together in frozen silence – Pietro, Nora and Heidi, lost in dark thoughts. Toni and Bowen share an embrace to ward off the chill. 697 more words
1 week, 5 days ago
After almost 7 months of refusing to go on walks and hiding in bed for most of the day, every day … it was great to see Heidi enjoy the field this morning like she use to.