#365Challenge #Day16 #Believe

You took me by surprise With your big smile And jovial laugh. You took me by surprise With your little anecdotes, Wise words and witty jokes. You took me by surprise When you were there for me and didn’t leave When you said “It’s going to be okay, kiddo!” You took me by surprise When […]

#365Challenge #Day15 #Fire

Can you feel my heartbeat? I feel yours It’s faster the closer I get. My fingers tingle at your touch. Do I do to you what you do to me? Can you feel my heartbeat? I feel the deep thuds of yours beating in your chest As I lay my head against your skin. Do […]

#365Challenge #Day14 #Love

What is love? Can you see it? Can you touch it? Is it tangible? What is love? Is it hard to show it? Does it just come naturally? What is love? Is it in the simple things? Or the grand gestures? What is love? Is it from the heart? Or from the soul? Is it […]

#365Challenge #Day13 #Friendship

“Lizzie,” Amelia called from the balcony. “Come quickly.” “What is it?” Lizzie called back, running up from inside the farmhouse as quickly as she could. “Look,” Amelia pointed out into the grassy field. Little lights flickered and glowed, disappeared, and quickly came back again. “Fireflies,” Lizzie whispered. “They came.” “Of course, they did, you goose,” […]

#365Challenge #Day12 #Jump

Lessie walked through the deep underbrush, parting branches along her way. The rain was coming down so thick that she could barely see her hand in front of her face. She had ignored her commanding officer’s orders to stay at the camp and had gone out into the forest where she had swore she saw […]

#365Challenge #Day11 #Outside

“Where is she?” He asked, running his hands through his hair. He looked distraught and disheveled, like he hadn’t slept in days. Dustin looked up at the man speaking to him, from the table outside the cafe where he sat with baby Emylin in his lap. “Do I know you?” He asked the young man […]

#365Challenge #Day10 #Inside

Pain encapsulated her body from every angle and she felt like was drowning from the inside out. She knew it would be over soon, or at least, she prayed it would. What choice did she have, but to just wait it out? Lucy opened her eyes and looked around her. The room she sat in […]