Excerpt from my short story Ouroboros: a circular symbol depicting a snake, or less commonly a dragon, swallowing its tail, as an emblem of wholeness or infinity; “One is the All and All is the One” Image by: Fuyuko Matsui A few days later my parents were gone on one of my mother’s excursions and the housekeepers left [...]


Short Story: The Spirit of the Forest

Photo-writing Challenge IV I was sitting at the bank of the river and my toes were wedged into the wet sand. The sun was beginning to set behind the mountains and the sky turned into a pink storm. At first it was the cicadas that sang, but their tunes silenced and their shadows fluttered away [...]