Safe Inside: Chapter 2

Start with Chapter 1 here The world shakes and swoons Her eyes scan the sky, unaware of the fleeting life A crackle in her ear, a ray of sunshine on her face Aching, pain, and sadness is all her consciousness can tolerate Twigs snap, leaves pluck, into the flames they go Like melting candles to … Continue reading Safe Inside: Chapter 2

Safe Inside: Chapter 1

She swept the stray hairs from the sullen face that lay before her. "I keep telling you not to chew your hair," she scolded. As she tucked the final hair behind her sister's ear, she noticed a small smudge of dirt on her cheek. She licked her finger and wiped delicately to avoid leaving a … Continue reading Safe Inside: Chapter 1