rejectomorph (flying_blind) wrote,

Last of the Storm

The tattering clouds opened a patch of sky big enough for the waxing crescent moon to flaunt itself, just before the trees rose up to conceal it again. The night air was almost mild, reminding me of that season we used to have between winter and summer. What was it called? Sprang? Sprung? It's been so long.... Its ghost is as faint as the vanishing street, and the images my mind holds of where it leads. That's where I'm not going— not tonight at least. Tonight I'll be here, holding the nocturnal quiet close, letting slow moments pass like the last drips of hoarded rain the pines let fall.

  • Reset Thirty-Four, Day Two

    When I woke up Thursday afternoon I noticed that my sun clock was back. It has probably been there a few days already, but I wasn't paying attention.…

  • Reset Thirty-Four, Day One

    There was orange juice for the first time in a couple of weeks Wednesday morning, and then a chocolate cupcake for breakfast. Later I had to deal…

  • Day Out

    Tuesday I got to the bank at last, and I hope I won't have to go again for two months. There was also a stop at one supermarket, where I acquired all…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.