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The laptop tells me that its 20:33 on August 28th, a Sunday. It’s half an hour past your usual bed time but since both of us had the luxury of a good afternoon nap, I feel it’s alright. 430 more words



It is not the lapse of time

But the intensity of feeling that defines

You and I

Nor is the proximity

At which we exchange… 69 more words


Beginnings and Endings

The prompts this time were:        

I never can say goodbye.

Where do I begin?

There’s no love like the future love.

What I wrote is below. 696 more words

Writing Prompts +

"A Wagon Load of Tobacco"

Harpers Ferry Nov 18th 530 PM for
Genl Kelly – my cavalry under
command of Col Boyd twenty first
Penna Cavalry have returned having been… 154 more words



She resigned herself to being a speck of insignificance; dust among stars.If not for this conclusion, the surface area of her neurosis would become unparalleled to any unit of measure. 9 more words


What to do with Deserters

310 P June
Port Tobacco “
Maj Eckert
I just stopped
a couple of desterters deserters
63rd NY Regiment & had sheriff
lock them up in Jail. 93 more words


Boyd is About to Get a Big Raise

11 A June 10
Wilmington June 10
Maj Eckert
When Boyd reports
what pay shall I tell him
he will receive from
Teleg Dept He gets… 68 more words