My life has been charmed, surely. -AS A God Unto Himself Originally posted on a 6s community, August 23, 2010 at 10:30am The sailboats tossed about, careening dangerously as little men tumbled into a vast sea. The god of it all was laughing and watching without a trace of horror or a semblance of remorse. As … Continue reading A God Unto Himself
This piece reflects on heat and dried-out red clay, waiting and hoping for rain. -AS Still Still Originally posted on a 6s community, May 31, 2011 at 8:03pm The cracked red earth stretches out its veins as far as anyone of them can see, and the tallest boy opines that the cracks likely go to the … Continue reading Still Still
This was written for those who can no longer see you on this earth. -AS Untitled Originally posted on a 6s community, August 10, 2011 at 4:54pm I rise; you don't stand. I cry; you don't feel. I rage; you don't see. I strike; you don't turn. I languish; you don't hear. You are; I am … Continue reading Untitled
You’ve got to love a great pair of shoes! -AS From the Blood-Red Shoes Originally posted on a 6s community, April 5, 2011 at 12:19pm Her shoes shined like blood with a slight decrease in oxygen. Heels, so high and spare that they whispered down the corridor, picked the lock of lust in the minds of her … Continue reading From the Blood-Red Shoes
I sometimes miss these days of very young boyisms, but a wise woman once told me to find something to enjoy in every phase. That’s the trick to living in the moment. -AS Who Could Argue With That? Originally posted on a 6s community, June 13, 2011 at 12:21pm Air rushes past my ears and rattles … Continue reading Who Could Argue with That?