seeing red…

Standing before a clump of bushes I pulled my shirt out and let the red berries I was gathering collect in the little well that was made.  I took my time.  Pinching the berries off the branches with my tiny thumb and forefinger and carefully pulling off all the stems and leaves. When I'd gathered … Continue reading seeing red…

on the wall

I lay perfectly still, exactly in the middle, unmoving. My hands and feet were tucked snugly into the blanket, my neck was safely covered by sheets.There was absolutely no way they were going to get me, it was impossible, improbable or at the least quite unlikely.The witch hiding under my bed, the whatever it was … Continue reading on the wall