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Reflections on a Year (December Update)

It’s the end of 2019. The end of a decade. Wow, seems weird when you say it like that. I’ve seen lots of those “decade” challenges floating around on various social media platforms, showing how much people have changed over the last 10 years. To think back to where I was in 2010, barely starting… Continue reading Reflections on a Year (December Update)

100 Words, Genre - General, Genre - Introspective

100 Words – Kindness

[100 Words is a story in 100 words or less, based off the word in the title.] Not weird, but normal. The normal thing that normal people do to one another. The thing that makes humanity better, not worse. It is the thing that binds people, relationships, bonds together. It is the thing that makes… Continue reading 100 Words – Kindness

Genre - General, Rating - PG, Teacup stories

Teacup Story – Indifference

Indifference - the worst kind of pain comes from the indifference of those who should care (Rating: PG, Genre - General,) Pain does not disappear if you don’t look at it. You can look away, you can look towards happy things. You can force yourself to focus on the good, the great, the brilliant. But it still… Continue reading Teacup Story – Indifference

Genre - General, Genre - Introspective, Rating - 12, Teacup stories, writing

Teacup Story – Goodbye Anger

Casey writes to move forward with her thoughts, and her life (Genre - General,  Genre - Introspective, Universe - Diary of Casey Macford, Rating - 12) Anger is a good emotion, a strong emotion. It is an emotion which comes from wanting to fight back against the world, a person, a situation. It is vibrant… Continue reading Teacup Story – Goodbye Anger

Genre - Action, Genre - Fantasy, Genre - General, Rating - 15, Teacup stories, writing

Teacup Story – Anxiety

Anxiety - Eva looked out on the battlefield below, and she felt fear overtake her. (Genre - Fantasy, Genre - General, Genre - Action, Rating - 15, Warnings - Language) Eva squeezed her eyes tightly shut, her nails digging into the palms of her hands so hard she thought they would draw blood. Christ this was hard.… Continue reading Teacup Story – Anxiety

Genre - General, Rating - PG, Teacup stories, writing

Teacup Story – City Life

City Life - Evan would sit on his sofa in the evening, and listen to the city outside go by (Genre - General, Rating - PG) Evan liked the hour or so before he went to sleep, when he could just lie on the sofa and play some music in the background. There wasn’t much on TV,… Continue reading Teacup Story – City Life

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Teacup Story – Walking Forwards

Walking Forwards - Sometimes it is so hard to put one foot in front of the other (Genre - General, Genre - Rating 12) It is so hard to just try. Not even succeed, or do well at, or achieve. Just to try. Putting one foot in front of the other on a journey you haven’t… Continue reading Teacup Story – Walking Forwards

Genre - General, Rating - PG, Teacup stories, writing

Teacup Story – This Occasion

This Occasion - Casey wrote about how hard journeys were, and how determined she was to climb her mountains. (Rating: PG, Universe: Diary of Casey Macford, Genre: General) I’m listening to happy music tonight, dear diary, because I want to write something happy. It should be easy, and on some days it is easy. But today is one of… Continue reading Teacup Story – This Occasion