River

I recently posted a poll on Twitter, to decide on a prompt for my next piece of writing. Out of the four choices (Orchard, Bruise, Spectate and River), River came out on top. Thank you to everyone for voting! So here is River. CW: Water (submersion) One of the perks …

Head Over Heels

He checks his phone. It’s 17:45, so I chuckle and graze my hand up his thigh one further time. We just don’t have the time I turn to walk away and imagine myself sauntering into the living room thinking about him spending the evening frustrated. He has three hours before …

Taking the Lead

As my blog begins a new rebuild, here is something I wrote recently after my first salsa social dance. Let’s just say I’m definitely going back!   I watch him as he takes each new partner in turn and moves them effortlessly. There is no hesitation to his leading, a …

Second Love

This piece is written as a follow up to a recent reflection on the first time I fell in love. My second love floored me. I handed my heart into the palms of my best friend and there are no words to describe the feeling of him taking it and …