Tag Archives: writing exercise

HER HANDS

Old woman's handsTapping along the keyboard, her knotty knuckles rose and fell like tiny mountains heaving in time-lapse photography. Rivers of blue veins crossed the terrain from her fingertips to disappear into the ocean of ribbing along the cuffs of her sweater. Unpolished nails … Read more

Interlude – Rambling in Retrograde Mercury

MercuryorbitsolarsystemGet comfortable being uncomfortable—the motto of those who are familiar with the ups and downs of life on planet Earth. Two poles, one axis. How to wrap ourselves around this duality-driven nature of things is a question. The equator seems to know … Read more

Writer’s Block? There’s no place like OM!

smiley-balloonFlying Monkey-Mind got you distracted? Feel like the yellow brick road just came to a dead end? Sands in the hourglass sifting your deadline into oblivion? If I believed in Writer’s Block, I would say, “that sucks”—fortunately, I do not believe in … Read more