The Collector

It didn't take him long to earn her trust. Maybe it was that smile, or how he got her out of a bind. He was the boy from her dreams- a friend who fought off her nightmares. He surfed the currents that snaked around the worlds, collecting lost souls to shelter. And hers was oh … Continue reading The Collector

Quoth the Raven…

This was one of those books where I saw the cover and cringed.  With a moody boy all in black holding onto a blonde bathed in pink, I had to fight my better judgement to read the description.  I was intrigued but unwilling to start a new trilogy.  It wasn't until one of my favorite … Continue reading Quoth the Raven…

Sleeping In

The bed creaks. It's 10 AM and I'm still asleep. "Wake up!" they say. "Stop sleeping the world away." But I keep my eyes closed, For dreams are coming. Mother and Father are yelling,  The glare of the screen is washed over Big Brother's once handsome countenance, And the baby is seeking solace In dark, … Continue reading Sleeping In

Dear Impossible

Dear impossible, Misty eyes and thoughtful things. Hope dangling by a string. Childhood hopes, heartbreaking flings. You inspire me to create Different worlds, tricky dreams. You tell me it's been done Over and over. It will never be unique. So I add a twist, And you whisper, "No one will like it." I shrug because … Continue reading Dear Impossible