The trees welcome me to seek shelter beneath their inviting branches.©beccawaits
Word Prompt: Write a 8 word short write-up on Prism
Fragmented Like a soulLike beautySo unreal
Husk of a Hollow Girl
I pretend I'm all here. Present and able to answer all the right questions. But it's just my weary auto-pilotgoing through the motions, while i stare numbly dumblyat all that won't stop crumbling and tumbling so cruelly all around me.And I am frozen and horrified by my inability to stop it.©beccawaits
Word Prompt: Write a 6 word short write-up on Exhaustion
Drained by this world of pain.
"This is how I was the most content. Him, sleeping soundly beside me, the world dark but brilliantly alive. The trees majestic and kind, the hum and roar of the freeway nearby. The vices plentiful and within my grasp. My thoughts not yet horrified by a Life in the past. Him, beautiful and haunted, beside me, sleeping fast."©beccawaits
Word Prompt: Write a 6 word short tale on Insecure
Chin held high not good enough
Maybe I should believe in a Promised Land with benchmarks to guide me, let me know I'm on the right path...Instead, I sit here like a liar whose throat is on fireWords tumble out but does it really ever make a difference, the things I say?I wish I could be the girl to make you want a Promised Land but I'm so full of bitter contradictions not even I know where I standIf only Someone had promised us a land then you would dream in love and color and together we'd know we'd meet at the time we stopped on a second hand...Promises of what we almost had...©beccawaits
Word Prompt: Write a 8 word short tale on Crave
Need it want it what sabotages my being
She begins to shake again the Rage overcomes her Mind's illogical rationales and the Fury of a thousand infinities of injustices descends spasmodically throughout her body until her throat is Consumed with Pain that does not inspire growth but metastasizes like a cancer Engulfing her Soul with all of Life's sorrows.©beccawaits
Don't say "Neverwas"
Wait for me in your dark dreamsI will be the color you never expected to See.©beccawaits