little red riding hood knew all the stories had even met the big bad wolf but afraid she refused to live back into the woods she went she saw her grandma she heard the birds she fed the squirrel she laid in the winter sun home again her day well spent © 2014-2020 – Donna … Continue reading Back Into The Woods She Went, by Donna Matthews
By Charles Robert Lindholm POETRY = Nightmares Returning In Verse Copyright © Charles Robert Lindholm - The Reluctant Poet All Rights Reserved - Please Come View My Archives!!
the last to touch you bone-tired undertakers desperate for sleep returning you to the earth cold, dusty dirt your comfort Author’s Notes: Hey y'all, thanks for visiting the Go Dog Go Cafe and I hope you enjoyed reading today's selection. I am Donna Matthews, a born and bred Texan who can usually be found writing, … Continue reading Tanka: The Last Touch
I’d wanted a baby for so long and I couldn’t believe we were finally here. Walking up the path, the tall winter grass brushes against my legs. The house, falling into despair with neglect looked haunted with her busted out windows and tall dark spires. I think I even spotted a gargoyle on the south … Continue reading Flash Fiction: Little Stranger
For the last five years, I participated in the #Write31Days challenge which officially ended last October. Booooo. But all things eventually end, yes? And new things arise…it’s the circle of life. However, as I approached October 2019 I still wanted to do something…and a couple of things did arise that I’m super excited about participating in: The … Continue reading 31 Nights: A Walk Through the Valley of the Shadow of Death
By Charles Robert Lindholm Poetry = The naked truth revealed Copyright © 2017 Charles Robert Lindholm, The Reluctant Poet - All Rights Reserved Please Come And Rummage Around In My Archives Here And On My Blog!
By Charles Robert Lindholm It's the kiss of death to your dreams and your hopes, to new love and adventure an instant thought that explodes in your mind killing off this and killing off that anything new it can find the chain that holds you firmly in place to the rut you have chosen so … Continue reading HESITATION