A Familiar Story – A Haiku

I had not expected getting started would be so, frustrating. It wasn’t even in a “it’s annoying now but all the effort will be worth it when I’m done” kind of frustrating. I began a limerick for today’s Daily Writing post with high hopes. The random words seemed disconnected and hard to work with, but that wasn’t something I hadn’t faced before. Today it seemed a whole lot harder, though. Plenty of ideas presented themselves, but moments later they didn’t seem to work and were scrapped again. Frustration mounted with every digital lump of paper I threw over my shoulder and I was about to throw my hands up and give up for today. I was just not enjoying myself. At all.

Just as I was ready to quit, though, a small lightbulb popped up. I threw out the random words and turned to my old friend haiku, channeling my frustrations right through it. Being unable to write is a topic I’ve been hoping to avoid after writing on it constantly a while ago, but I suppose addressing every now and again won’t hurt. ^_^


A Familiar Story
Writing frustration
Prompts offering no progress
Turn another way

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Ever since a group of shoes held a birthday party a long, long time ago (though in a galaxy not that far away) a little boy’s appreciation for creation was born. And so, throughout the following years shoes partied, a dinosaur travelled through time, oddly shaped football players went on adventures, a young wanderer became a knight, a comedian rose to godhood, Jedi fought an evil empire, a war between cyborg warlords and human-insect hybrids engulfed the world… The boy had learned how with only words on paper (and from times to time a few pictures) he was able to bring people, places, even entire worlds to life. By now that little boy has reached almost the third decade of his life and his love for telling stories has not ceased. And finally, long after he had planned to, he has decided to share these stories with the world. Whether you are a new or already familiar face: welcome to this little archive of mine! This is a place where I will, finally, actually be sharing my writing with others. It will feature pretty much anything I feel like sharing, both old and new stories, fan-fiction and original content, and probably some non-fiction added in at times. So, if you like reading, writing, stories (or me ^_~), drop by, drop a comment (I can’t promise I’ll get back to you quickly, since I’m horrible at that, but I’ll do my best) and, drop it like it’s hot. … Sorry… ^_^; In any case, I hope you’ll enjoy yourself and I look forward to seeing you around!

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Who? Just your average descendant of two sea-faring peoples, recently graduated anthropology Master and aspiring author with a life-long passion for writing.

What? Uhm, human. I think... Also a bit crazy, but in a good way. I think...

Where? A land under the sea, far, far away. Occasionally with my head in the clouds.

Why? Trying to get both my work and my love for writing out there, sharing them with others and getting in touch with fellow writers, artists and other like-minded people.

Hi! ^_^

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