Tag Archives: chaos

Still

It’s that scary moment when you feel sadness without self-pity When you embrace the pain, but have no desire to dwell in it When you let it pass over you, without claiming you It’s that scary moment that you know you are more than this pain When you seek awareness over numbness Love over destruction […]

Finding Joy in Chaos: A Lesson in Sadism

I have a confession to make. I am a sadist—when it comes to writing fiction, that is. It’s true. I joyfully rain as much pain and chaos on my characters, at every opportunity; I love to see them struggle with the barriers I put before them, as they try to reach their goals. Simply put, […]