How Did We Get So Dark?

[Verse 1] I saw it coming Like the shadow on the wall You started running Then everything turned cold How did I become a lookalike Of someone you used to love? Someone you used to love [Chorus] So dark How did something so sweet tear us apart? Oh, on a sinking ship with a heavy

Song for Whoever (Beautiful South)

This week the prompt for #WickedWednesday is to use a song title as the  prompt and the title of your post. I am frequently inspired by songs.  Sometimes lyrics get me thinking of a plot or a character’s mindset, on other occasions it is the title of the song which works like a prompt. This

Paradise by the Dashboard Light

Outdoor Sex :This could’ve been my specialist subject in my youth! [6.5 min read] Living at home did not lend itself to privacy, but with my libido banging a big bass drum in my ears, my boyfriend and I used to have sex in his car all the time.  The places would vary, stopping in

Stone staircase with graffitti

Second Place

This piece is submitted for #FridayFlash which is a flash fiction meme run by F.Leonora (Prompt: Places) Also submitted for #MasturbationMonday as hosted by Kayla Lords   (image courtesy of Charlie) Faye hurtled up the stone staircase, determined not to trip or stumble, lactic acid seared quad and calf muscles while lungs burned with exertion.