Flash Fiction, tutto e niente

Welcome to the Neighborhood

Jessie tried (unsuccessfully) to keep her expression neutral, but the cottage was perfect! Exactly as advertised. Exposed brick. Plank floors. Fireplaces. A patio for morning coffee and afternoon wine. “So what do you think?” “It seems nice but …” She scrambled for some price-reducing flaws. “… but what’s with all the garlic?” “Seller quirk. Easy… Continue reading Welcome to the Neighborhood

Haiku & Other Poetry, tutto e niente

9 – 7 (Pure Haiku-Dancing Goddess II)

Thanks once again to Freya for choosing one of my haiku for her Dancing Goddess challenge.


seeking clarity

she transcends earth’s gravity

free in her mind’s eye

© Tina Stewart Brakebill 2020

Creating haiku feeds my soul but I also love to write short fiction, mini travel logs, and history pieces.

This haiku is part of our Dancing Goddess theme.

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Haiku & Other Poetry, tutto e niente

swirling hope

as the colors swirl we contemplate the morrow upwelling with hope Photo credit to Ian Dooley-Unsplash Trying the positivity thing again! Thanks to Ronovan Writes for the challenging haiku words: morrow and surge. (I subbed in upwelling for surge.) And thanks to Sadje's WDYS Challenge for a truly hopeful photo inspiration.