La Cucaracha

The Cockroach King by E. “Wolfkina” Crowder   The Cockroach teaches us how to use what we have available to us for survival. To clean out the dead and useless aspects of our… Continue reading

Only The Lonely Can Play

Hiding. That is probably my real superpower. Hiding behind a facade of make-believe. Let’s pretend I’m fine, happy, and other pleasing lies which people prefer. It’s the game I play which never seems… Continue reading

PresentTense by MoonVooDoo

PresentTense by MoonVooDoo

Love Without Restriction

The other day I came across this quote: “Love me without restriction, Trust me without fear, Want me without demand and accept me for who I am.” My initial reaction to it was… Continue reading

Unnatural Talent

Most of my friends are misfits, mavericks, and wonderfully weird. When I say ‘most’ I mean ‘all’, but some of them have not accepted their fate yet. It is important to allow your… Continue reading

Tweet #15

“The smallest thing can make my lips curl into a secret smile of utter pleasure.” – @UrsusAbstrusus

SpiderPearls by MoonVooDoo

SpiderPearls by MoonVooDoo

Your Secret Self

Someone recently asked me – What do you disclose about yourself to others, and what do you keep hidden? They were trying to figure out how much of themselves, their life, to reveal… Continue reading

GhostsDon’tBurn – November Tale by MoonVooDoo

GhostsDon’tBurn – November Tale by MoonVooDoo This is my entry for the Neil Gaiman/Blackberry A Calendar Tale Competition.

Everything is a Ghost in the Brain… And Ghosts Can’t Be Burned

This Ghost in the Brain series has been quite an intense experience. When I get too intense, when it lasts for a long period, the intensity stops being thrilling and becomes a heavy… Continue reading

Tweet #14

“Rules tend to eff things up because that’s what they exist to do even though they promise to fix everything.” – @UrsusAbstrusus

Just When I Thought I Was Out… They Pull Me Back In.

Yes, the title of this piece is a quote from The Godfather trilogy. It sums up perfectly how I’m feeling right now. About life. About family. Just when I thought I had managed… Continue reading

Alonely by MoonVooDoo

Alonely by MoonVooDoo

Tweet #13

“People who express themselves as they are, who do it because it is an impulse stronger than the desire to belong and fit in. I adore you!” – @UrsusAbstrusus

Ghosts in the Brain – Ghost # 5 – Why Don’t You Love Me

“Tell me who you want me to be and I can be that person for you. For a while. Then the illusion will dissipate, the mists will part, and you will see the… Continue reading

12thHouseMoon by MoonVooDoo

12thHouseMoon by MoonVooDoo

Tweet #12

“When people share their inner selves I am always filled with awe, their power shines with vibrant intensity.” – @UrsusAbstrusus

The Very Inspiring Blogger Award Nomination… Part Two.

My Nominees for The Very Inspiring Blogger Award, in chaotically random order, are: 1. Cosmos Quest Storytelling 2. Herbal Tea, Books and Madness 3. [Naked Writing] 4. Malmaxa. C G Ayling’s world –… Continue reading

Wacky Wednesday

Dr. Seuss was a very wise and extraordinary man. One of my favourite books is Wacky Wednesday – A baffled youngster awakens one morning to find everything’s out of place, but no one… Continue reading

Tweet #11

“Today is hump day, right… well I tripped on the hump and fell flat on my face, still there because I’ll get up tomorrow, safer that way.” – @UrsusAbstrusus

The Very Inspiring Blogger Award Nomination… Part One.

I just found out that the very lovely Random Dorkness nominated me for The Very Inspiring Blogger Award. Thank you kindly. *curtsies. I am not worthy! Shhh… don’t tell anyone that! So… according… Continue reading

A WordPress Quote

 Writing Is A Struggle Against Silence by =MoonlessDepth You know how when you publish a new post, WordPress gives you a quote to go with it, as a sort of celebration for such… Continue reading

Ghosts in the Brain – Ghost #4 – Trapped

No, you haven’t missed any of my ghost posts, and yes, I am writing about Ghost #4 – Trapped – before dealing with the first three. Never Good Enough, The Rage and The… Continue reading

Ghosts in the Brain

WARNING: This post is part of a series which contains elements of the darker side of my nature. Not a pretty sight. Do NOT read if ugliness offends you. I know many of… Continue reading

HowSheLooksAtMe by MoonVooDoo

HowSheLooksAtMe by MoonVooDoo

Things You Should Know – About Beauty

You are beautiful. I am not talking about what you look like. I don’t know what you look like, and neither do you. We are not born with the ability to see our… Continue reading

Tweet #10

“Some of the most beautiful photographs are those taken with the eyes & kept in the mind’s album of exquisite moments.” – @UrsusAbstrusus

Self Portraits

Pippi Longstocking by Ingrid Vang Nyman If you were to paint a self portrait, not just to capture your physical form, but one which encapsulated how you see yourself inside and outside, how… Continue reading

Validation, Acceptance, and Rejection

The more you explore human relationships, the more you realise just how incredibly complicated they are. Intricate. Even the most basic interaction has a thousand threads which entangle themselves. We need other people,… Continue reading

We Are Not As Invisible As We Believe Ourselves To Be

The title of this post comes from a tweet I wrote the other day. Which came from a post I wrote on the day that Oblivious (by Fernanda Suarez) pulled me out of… Continue reading

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