Third-Degree Lucidity

Originally posted on Eyes + Words:
Written by Jacob Ibrag ‘Sleeping in front of a sun.’ Some decisions are made with ease, no contemplating necessary. ‘Reaching out into the fire.’ Autopilot mode, streaming agreements in a sea of no’s. ‘Third-degree lucidity.’ And then somewhere along the line of being, the mind begins anew. A medic reaching…

Getting Triggered by the News

Originally posted on Untangled:
I make a conscious effort to try and stay off certain news outlets. It’s a tricky line to walk sometimes because I’m inherently curious and interested in what is happening in current events around the world. I don’t want to live in a bubble. I want to know whats happening, I…

Drowning in the Shallows

Originally posted on sorryless:
I wished for a simple peace of mind. It came to me on a street corner in New York City in the middle of the night as I was walking off a bout of insomnia and getting nowhere with it. And isn’t that the way it is? That you find somewhere…

The Greek Mythology Book Tag

Originally posted on The Bibliophile Empress:
Hello everyone and happy Thursday! I’m not sure I’ve mentioned on here before but I am an absolute nut for Greek Mythology (as well as Egyptian, Norse, Celtic, Roman, etc.) so, of course, I could not pass up this opportunity! I found this tag over on Makayla’s blog, Random Reads,…

The Sweetest Sound

Originally posted on The Write Nook:
Since we live in such a technology-driven era, are there any writers out there who choose to listen to their favorite records while they type away? I, for one, love to write with music to further inspire my story to unfold. Meaningful lyrics is a plus. Sometimes I’ll write…