Something short (almost too short), motivating and moving for Wednesday write-in here For more postcards from around the world click here Prompts: mistake :: baggage :: curlew :: tear :: shatter When the clock strikes eighteen – it is time to go. No matter what they say, or how it is supposed to be … Continue reading Let’s DO this!
Wordless Wednesday. Flowers can say a lot: from meaningful “I love you” to touching “I am sorry”. Flowers, such a fragile nature, such a deep meaning. Continue reading Wordless Wednesday
More of a personal essay for this Wednesday write-in. Childhood memories. porcelain :: flex :: shadow :: strawberry jam :: frozen We all have different perception of pride and achievements. At this very point of my life, right at this moment, while my mandarin orange marmalade is boiling down, I know that my grandma … Continue reading Grandma will be proud and that is all that matters!
After quite a long break I am making it back with this simple, easy to read piece. Nothing special at all, but it gets better as soon as you step back on your writing path. Enjoy! http://cakeshortandsweet.wordpress.com/ Prompts murky :: favourite mug :: hasty :: myth :: :: murder Useful habits They say … Continue reading Useful habits. Wednesday write-in.
“No matter where I might be I am thinking of you, therefore I am sending you this postcard” – that’s what the postcard is for me. And I believe for my 22 years long life I have sent over 200 postcards from around the world to dozens of people. How cool is that to be in Europe and receive a postcard from Virgin Islands or Costa Rica?
Two days ago I received a Christmas postcard from my high school fellow and it indeed brought back all the wonderful memories of my gap year journey. It is not only about where do you travel, but mostly how you remember that place. World is a magical place with so many secrets to explore, so keep on going and never stop!
Right now I am stretched between UK and USA, and will remain being in-between for couple of months more. If you would like to receive a postcard from me – with the biggest pleasure I will send a reason to smile to you! Let me know, facebook me (Alisa Sibrova) or let me know by dropping an email at email@example.com
Below you will find showcase consisting of postcards from my own collection from the places that I have been to. Enjoy!
These thoughts never come in time or in the right moment. Usually after numerous missteps and mostly when it is just about to be late. We don’t like to be tied up to the traditions of the past, neither we want to be bothered with commitments for the future. Living life of the 21st … Continue reading The search. The judgement. Church in a modern life: a silent haven for me.
I do enjoy writing but I can’t say I am particularly great at it. Well, maybe I am (NOT), but my humble bone keeps me going and thriving for perfection. Anyway, truth is – you won’t know until you try. Here you will find some short stories I have written over past few months. … Continue reading My short stories
So it was the game night. That kind that I enjoy: with my writing friends, board games and delicious food. Apples to apples – that was the one we played. When game ended, we all had left couple of green cards on our hands and the idea was to write a short story, including … Continue reading Ordinary. Magical. Eternal.
Another short story for weekly write-in at Cake. Short and Sweet. The beginning of the story is here. You’re welcome to make comments and express your opinions. Cheers! I kissed them goodnight, each one of them: Angelina, Melanie, Valerie, Sophie, Katherine and many others. I knew name of each one of them, I knew … Continue reading Mad Woman: prayers. Short Story.
You might think it is not big of advice, you might think I am crazy, as well. Truth is: it helps me to write and I feel the NEED for sharing it! (So bad, it itches!) 🙂 Couple of days ago I found myself sitting by the swimming pool and grasping for words. Where to … Continue reading Writing advice: NaNoWriMo Day #9