Oh dear, what have I let myself into? After my latest flash fiction story Prior To This my amigo Y (Yvette Prior) and I had an interesting discussion in the comments with her saying something that resonated with me: "...And imagining them safely tucked into a drawer reminds me of Emily Dickinson (I guess she … Continue reading Why Do I Write?
THIS MORNING'S JOURNEY by Kelvin M. Knight In the mornings revving to go. Minds full of ideas bodies full of fuel. Go, go, go! Soulful birdsong ignored inside gardens outside hedgerows; empty songs filling these swollen headphones. Cars racing along narrow lanes headlights bouncing over sleeping policemen wheels screaming, ‘Are we there yet?’ … Continue reading This Morning’s Journey
The following article is my answer to The Sandbox Writing Challenge — Exercise 14 RISKING EVERYTHING by Kelvin M. Knight What risks have I taken in my life? My life has been a continuous adventure in risk taking. My earliest childhood memory is of me involving myself in a risky, if not the riskiest, situation: … Continue reading Risking Everything
The following article is my answer to The Sandbox Writing Challenge — Exercise 13 Keeping It Short and Simple (KISS) by Kelvin M. Knight What can you do to simplify your life simpler? On the surface of it, I thought my life was simplified. I do not mean to sound selfish or pompous, but after … Continue reading Keeping It Short and Simple
The following article is my answer to The Sandbox Writing Challenge — Exercise 10 WANDERING (WONDERING) LONELY (CONTENTEDLY) AS A… by Kelvin M. Knight What fascinates me? Clouds. The answer to this fascinating question has to be clouds. And questions, of course. Questions fascinate me. And answers. I mustn’t forget answers. I am forever fascinated … Continue reading Wandering (Wondering)…
The following article is my answer to The Sandbox Writing Challenge — Exercise 7 SHINING THE LAMP by Kelvin M. Knight What makes me shine? I am never aware people see that light shining within me. I am not truly aware I see that light shining in me. I know it’s there, in times of … Continue reading Shining the Lamp
The following article is my answer to The Sandbox Writing Challenge — Exercise 6 THIS WOODEN MONSTER by Kelvin M. Knight So what is holding me back? Nothing. Everything. This silent noise inside me. This noisy silence outside of me. The here and now of this moment, of all these moments, in this room and … Continue reading This Wooden Monster