We Have Always Lived in the Castle – Christine E. Ray

we have always lived in the castle safely nestled behind thick stone walls tall metal gates their wickedly pointed tips razor-sharp murky moat full of frogs turtles koi we have always lived in the castle playing tag hide and seek in dusty rooms with the living and the dead we are never lonely here we … Continue reading We Have Always Lived in the Castle – Christine E. Ray

Christine’s Daily Writing Prompt: We Have Always Lived in the Castle – Shirley Jackson

  For October, I decided to embrace the Halloween season and use titles of short stories and books discussed in the enjoyable and informative new book Monster, She Wrote: The Women Who Pioneered Horror and Speculative Fiction as my Daily Writing Prompts.  These are designed to inspire you to write a poem, prose piece, or a piece … Continue reading Christine’s Daily Writing Prompt: We Have Always Lived in the Castle – Shirley Jackson