#VignetteSeries – This Dancer / This Monster

Author’s Note: I was playing around with twisting paragraphs. Just when you were to think ‘ooh, that’s lovely’ it wouldn’t be. This is one of them.  She pirouetted like a dandelion seed caught in a breeze exuding freedom from her every fibre. She danced across meadows and twirled over sidewalks, skipped through puddles and sashayed between bluebells, a gentle summer sprite without a care in the world. Unbothered by those who saw her, those who desired her, her dance would never end. A goddess, she drifted through life as I mired in it. I was less receptive to those … Continue reading #VignetteSeries – This Dancer / This Monster

#VignetteSeries – The Pegasus Carriages

Author’s Note: Scenes in first draft from an upcoming work. The flying things filled the sky like oversized bluebottles buzzing here, there and everywhere with a general disregard for their passengers safety. Dark ink stains on a dirty blotting paper sky, the Pegasus Carriages went about their business of human transportation with even less purpose than the insects they so resembled. “They bother you, Mortimer?” Headlock appeared not to hear his companion’s words, instead, his attention remained fixed upon London’s latest aerial business. “Mortimer?” When he spoke, it was with measured words. “It is not the carriages per se, Grace. … Continue reading #VignetteSeries – The Pegasus Carriages