What happens in Japan stays in Japan

The spirit of Halloween is upon us! 10.14.18 I’m sipping some tea this morning working through Brain Games Crime Scene Investigation puzzle book this morning. One of my coworkers who formally worked in the Air Force recommended it to me when I told her I enjoy Sudokus and word problems. She frequently shares with me…

Ominous Meeting

A continuation from The Blossoming Friendship Dark violet clouds drifted across the red orange hues in the sky. Professor Aiyana Bellefeuille was captivated as she gazed at the shadows of the birds flying towards the glowing sunset in the horizon. The band and the Pow-Wow dances at the festival were beginning to wrap up for the evening. …

Cinquain: Fishing by the Deciduous Trees

Fishermen Persistent, Patient Laughing, Learning, Storytelling Enjoying each other’s company Trawlers In response to Daily Word Prompt: Deciduous In response to Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge: #Cinquain

The Paperweight

“A package came in for you.” A UPS delivery man was holding a small cardboard box. I signed the paperwork and opened the box. There was a short handwritten note: “There is a race against time. This paperweight is a reminder for you to do your part and help save the ocean before it’s too…

Children’s Books: Ideology and Morals

Read a very scintillating post by Nicolas C. Rossis this morning about children books and some of their purposes throughout history in Soviet Russia. Some of it sends chills down my spine! He concludes with an interesting video about a race held in 2016 between an actual tortoise and an actual hare. Check out his…

Flash Fiction: The Hunt Begins

Originally posted on The Dark Netizen:
This is the fifth part of this story! Read the prequels here: Part 1- Twittering Tales: Statues Part 2- Flash Fiction: Nice Neighborhood Part 3- Twittering Tale: Raindrops Part 4- Flash Fiction: Briefing Perseus walked in front of agent Keynes and cadet Billy, emulating the silence of the forest…

The Mystery of Aileen’s Past

A Continuation from The Blossoming Friendship To learn more about the burning bridge, you can visit The Renowned Duo After finishing the last reading for a customer, Ciaran gently kissed Aileen as he told her of what happened during Eliza’s reading. Aileen furrowed her brow, “Burning bridge? Could it be?…” Her ears perked up as she listened…

The Blossoming Friendship

A Continuation from A Trip Down Memory Lane Morning mist disappeared as the afternoon rays of the sun shone over the festival at the university. Firecrackers were set off on the concert stage, and the drummer yelled into the microphone as the speakers reverberated out to the growing crowd, “ARE YOU GUYS READY TO ROCK?”…

Greenhouse

09.05.18 Dream: One of my coworkers and another girl helped me put on Christmas lights on a huge metal white arch cylindrical structure next to a large white house in the middle of a countryside. The arch reminded me of a skeleton of a greenhouse. They wanted to celebrate a special occasion. I woke up…