Short Stories, Writing Corner

Finding My Voice | Part 1 | A Short Story Inspired By A Picture

These last few months, I’ve struggled to write. I haven’t really talked about it before but the entire experience of rewriting and finalizing my first eBook was fucking traumatic. Shit, that’s an ugly sentence but we’re sticking with it. For months on end, I wrote almost every single fucking day for hours. At one point,… Continue reading Finding My Voice | Part 1 | A Short Story Inspired By A Picture

All Of My Diary Entries, Mental Health, PreTeen Cassy

Frightened Little Bird | A Poem From A Healing Heart | Depression and Abuse

This poem came from deep inside my heart. It's raw. It's powerful. It's my story. ~*~ Frightened Little Bird Bright sunlight pokes between the leaves, bringing with it a gentle breeze. It caresses my face and I smile, fully embracing the warmth before it’s gone. Beautiful chirps from the tree sings a tune of peace… Continue reading Frightened Little Bird | A Poem From A Healing Heart | Depression and Abuse

All Of My Diary Entries, PreTeen Cassy, Story Time, Travel

I Felt Like A Stranger In My Home Country

I’ve been in and out of South Africa quite a bit these last few years, but going back after two years was all new to me. It felt incredibly strange if I’m honest with you. I flew from Amsterdam to London, and after a semi-short wait in London, it was off to Johannesburg. As I… Continue reading I Felt Like A Stranger In My Home Country