Tag: Creative Corner

Les escargots

I had a breakthrough as I sat at a table in the patio of a Parisian restaurant on a sunny afternoon, scanning the menu...

Fate of an angel

The seconds crawl by, Slowly, painfully, each one deathly silent in its disappearance. On this heavenly island Beneath the pale blue sky, Where the Almighty king Inscribes His words in the...

Theo Pam

The school bell rings, Theo and I barely hear it in the backstage hall.The backstage hall looks like any other hallway near the music...

The highway out

Favorview Garden, a housing estate on the edge of Guangzhou, China, catered to expatriates and the rich. There was a guardhouse and a gate....

Cancer

His sympathy was as wasted away as his ambition,He seemed to have no mission.He had words he wanted to say; but gave them no...

Face of life

The Silent Face,The Active Life,The Lack of Grace,The Lack of Light,The Endless Phase,Of a Turbulent FlightHard to Phrase,But Simple to Cite...Frustrations as Base,Aggressions at...

Knock, knock on wood

In many stories that involve ill-fated occurrences, the teller often places the blame on the same, ageless culprit that has been deemed responsible for...

La cuisine Chinoise

Paris in the summer was beautiful. Paris was life after oppression. Paris was food, except I barely ate any. But I smelled it, and...

Creative Corner: My name is a four-letter word

Ever since I was twelve, Ive had the names of all of my future children determined. And I dont mean a name or two...

My instincts say "nay"

Unknowingly, unwontedly, I stumbled upon a mighty foeA bastard child of sheer ignorance and hatred, ye knowA monster that ruthlessly tears the frail fabric...

Creative Corner: At the cafe

Along with those, Ill have the chocolate muffin, two mint brownies, one of those oat bar things — is that an éclair? The voice, her...
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