The skills of solitude

They sat down, old friends finding their spot between the hubbub and aromas of the coffee shop. They caught up on each other's lives, spoke a while about friendships, love, and loneliness and that he'd been struggling with his own. They discussed desire as the issue of loneliness. She looked at him and thoughtfully intoned, … Continue reading The skills of solitude


Writing prompts

You write three unrelated words. Your friend does the same. You both write anything between a paragraph and a page. My friend and I had: salt; dice; roots; megaphone; banana; and stamp. Her story: The Republic of Bananas Riots in RoB are worse than ever. Thousands of citizens have come together to protest the new … Continue reading Writing prompts