Day 264: Disrespect

She woke up and checked her phone Saw the calls and messages missed She knew she ought to send a response But all she thought was of herself She went along her way To stretches and classes filled her morning Never a thought on the waiting friend She took her time and had a chatContinue reading “Day 264: Disrespect”

Day 255: Timer

So I’ve set a timer for 5 minutes and I’m just writing whatever comes to mind. The thoughts which usually run wild Seemed to have stopped and disappeared Where is my witty inner monologue The voice that never seems to shut up Especially when I’m trying to sleep Where has she gone? The one constantlyContinue reading “Day 255: Timer”

Day 195: Patience

I have never understood the value of patience. I still don’t. I don’t understand why I have to wait for things instead of having them now. Why do I have to wait for the right job? Why isn’t it available right now? Why do I have to wait for the right time? Isn’t time alwaysContinue reading “Day 195: Patience”

Day 194: Time Travel

If I could visit any time period (and if I were white and male), it would be Victorian England. It was a period of great change, a period of endings. It was the last time the monarchy had any significant powers. It was the beginning of the end of slavery. It was a period whereContinue reading “Day 194: Time Travel”

Day 133: Gadget

I used to love watching Inspector Gadget as a child. My favourite gadget was Go Go Gadget Bubblegum because he would blow a huge pink bubblegum in the middle of the road and it would stop all the cars. I thought it was the coolest thing ever. As a part-time Adult, I could use someContinue reading “Day 133: Gadget”