(6 min read) I expected darkness. I wanted to be engulfed by an endless void of nothingness. It’s all I could think about, despite my success and my apparent happiness. It was a struggle to handle the sharp blade. I kept it hidden inside an old book since the last time I tried. Or shall I say the last time I failed.
Hey everyone hope you're well. I found this photograph of a poem I wrote over 3 years ago. I wrote this while my grandad was still alive. I'm not sharing this because I think it is a good poem. It's not. But what it is, is a glimpse into the demise of my faith and… Continue reading Dear Lord
Authors Note: Hey everyone hope you are well. I'm sorry for my lack of posts. Since this pandemic started I have battled with anxiety that has been off the charts for the first time in a long time. I wish this was a happy story. Perhaps it is depending on how you look at it.… Continue reading A Letter From 2022
Imagine fighting with a thought that won't leave you alonea thought that hasn't left you alone since you were a childImagine fighting with the desire for it to enda desire you feel guilty for having at allImagine pleading with yourselfImagine fighting with yourself to stick it outa fight you are too tired to have anymoreImagine… Continue reading Could You Imagine?
Hey everyone hope you are well. I'm sorry there hasn't been a new story in nearly a month, yikes. A month is a long time. But I do have an explanation, I promise. I'm a final year University student and I have been forced to dedicate most of my time to research and essay writing.… Continue reading I’m stuck
Authors Note: Hey everyone hope you're doing well. Welcome back to another short story. I wrote this as a quick writing exercise to help motivate me to work on my book. Spoiler Alert: It didn't work. But I hope you enjoy it anyway, if you do, let me know in the comments what you thought… Continue reading The Status: A Short Story
Authors Note: Hey everyone hope you are doing well! Welcome back to my blog. This is the first story I've posted in over 2 weeks now. I wrote this about 4 months ago and I forgot about it due to getting a new laptop. I thought it was a cool story and thought some of… Continue reading Painted Nuisance: Flash Fiction
A Short Story by Jenny LK, 8 minute read.
Hey everyone, hope you're doing well. If you haven't already, please check out my latest short story. Part One is here and Part Two here. For today's chatty post, I wanted to discuss a piece I've just finished. It's for a competition and the brief was simply "Life Writing" or in other words it needs… Continue reading A Tough Story To Write
Authors Note: Hey everyone hope you are doing well! Here is the long awaited second part of Mr Picasso. If you haven't already, please read part one here. This story has been a tricky one indeed. I wrote this story months ago, but I was unhappy with the ending. I decided to be brave and… Continue reading Mr Picasso: A Short Story Part 2