Wejel: A Common Currency

Wejel: A Common Currency

I’ve had this idea for a while now of writing background info posts about Eran’s world, Bedoria. Maybe even some character interviews.    My notes have been getting expensive as I build this world with religion, politics, history, legends, cultures, etc. There’s...
Behind a Smile

Behind a Smile

A simple motion  A curve of lips  Not knowing what it costs  It’s my devotion  Following scripts  Ignoring broken parts    What is a face  If not a mask  To hide away my pain?  A lonely space  An empty cask  The place of my domain    Too many voices ...
Momentary Butterflies

Momentary Butterflies

Momentary butterflies That flit up through the air They die as they reach the skies I wonder if they care?   Born of heat that feeds on death Their mother consumes all They fade as they touch the earth She flickers as they fall.    When their mother fades...
My First Writing Contest

My First Writing Contest

Ahh, 2020. There’s not much left to be said, is there?  Several months ago, I heard a radio host commenting on the idea that “2020” will be the new byword for terrible experiences. While that might prove to be an accurate prediction, 2020...
January Came Today

January Came Today

  January came today   And though I like to try  I can’t quite recall to say  Just when she dropped on by.    She says to us “Spring is near”  But we plunge into the cold  Soon enough, it’s all too clear That we’re in for ice and...
Welcome to My World!

Welcome to My World!

 Hi there, my name is Lydia Woodward, and this is my world. What does that mean? Well, once upon a time, I came to a startling realization…  Years ago, I realized that some (dare I say, most?) people walk around every day, going about their lives, without the constant...