Wish to the Universe

Challenge: Write something under the title Wish to the Universe I wish to the universeFor a bright tomorrowFor my sisters and brothersIn this family I’ll grow I with to the universeFor classes to go wellTo learn all the wondersBefore the final school bell I wish to the universeFor him to fall for meMaybe we’ll beContinue reading “Wish to the Universe”

I Can’t Be a Mom

Challenge: Write a pregnancy-themed soap using the prompt. I can’t be a mother. I tried. I tried to tell myself I was fit. But I can’t lie to myself. I can’t be a mother. My name is Elise. I’m not your typical girl who dreams of marrying the good boy next door and having aContinue reading “I Can’t Be a Mom”

Meant to Be

Challenge: Write a fictional biography with at least five clichés. I looked at myself in the mirror on this Monday morning—something I thought I, to that day, could not do without shooing my freckles away. Not because they looked particularly ugly, no, they were the constellations that defined me! But just because I wasn’t theContinue reading “Meant to Be”

Love & Roses

Challenge: Write a romance using the prompt. There was something endearing to the pink hue of the sunset that loomed beneath the mountain. Below the cliff where I stood, I could see the contours of firs that shimmered in the golden light. Most people simply called these trees “Christmas Trees”, even though firs had existedContinue reading “Love & Roses”