Short Stories

Fictional stories inspired by daily occurrences written when the sun is down and the mood is up.

  • Poems,  Short Stories

    Happiness is a Journey

    It’s physical, like a continuous stroll You’re on this never ending stroll with yourself, your thoughts, your mind And with each stride you have to constantly find something to delight you; on the pathway, from your memory, from somewhere Even when it’s not there The stroll can sometimes be uppity and you break into a run The air in your face, your body releasing endorphins in gorgeous amounts And with each release you know your day will be bubbly, just because Even when you don’t feel like it Other times you’re just so weak You’re crawling, tears streaming down, baring your soul to Him And with every gasp; you’re asking for your…

  • Fiction,  Short Stories

    Walking Stories

    She’s on the bench in the park, 2pm everyday. She sits on there for 30 minutes, staring into space She hardly notices anyone or anything happening around But 2:30pm on the dot, she rises with gusto and heads back to work ** They come to the same park everyday to get time to spend together Their lunchtime at work is between 1:30pm and 2:30pm So they walk in hand in hand, holding their lunch packs in the other hand And sit across her, trying not to stare * She loves having lunch with him daily Because between their schedule and commute, this is the only free time But she wishes…

  • Poems,  Short Stories

    It’s Okay

        It’s okay to sit, confused at the world at large, Not knowing what next to do; It’s okay. It’s okay to pick out all the many facets of your life, Not knowing if they are working right; It’s okay. It’s okay to take time away from the world, Not caring about anyone but you; It’s okay. It’s okay to cry behind closed doors, Not knowing if it’ll make you feel better; It’s okay. It’s okay to mumble to God between sobs, Not caring if you’re making any sense; It’s okay. It’s okay to feel lost Not certain of the way out; It’s okay. It’s okay to sit still…