A Simple Cup of Coffee 6

The smell is hypnotic. It fills my senses with warmth. My blood begins to buzz through my veins. The sun is beginning to rise and paint the sky in beautiful bright orange, pinks and reds. The world is at a stand still. The grass is glittered with morning dew. Image by Isabel Barreiro It’s quietContinue reading “A Simple Cup of Coffee 6”

How My Life [Almost] Went to Shit

This semester I took a creative writing class. Our final assignment was to write a short memoir. At first I had no idea what to write or how to begin but I knew one thing was that I needed to talk about 2017. The final ended up being a reflection for myself. So here itContinue reading “How My Life [Almost] Went to Shit”

Coffee Shop Love Story Part III

She sat down with a sigh of content. Leaves falling to the ground. The smell of cinnamon and coffee mingling. She looked around. People from all walks of life scattered around close to each other. Sharing their warmth and stories. A table across from her held a older man and three young children. A singleContinue reading “Coffee Shop Love Story Part III”

Coffee Shop Love Story Part II

The girl in her story peeked back. It wasn’t a full look back but her character couldn’t resist the temptation of sneaking a glance. Typical, she knows. And she, the writer couldn’t help herself either. She looked up. She wouldn’t deny her appeal to him because it was there. He was attractive and if sheContinue reading “Coffee Shop Love Story Part II”

Coffee Shop Love Story Part I

She sat in a coffee shop with a journal opened to a blank page. A blue pen sits by her right side while a steamy green mint tea stands by her left hand. She faces the window watching the people walk along the cobble stone path. She breathes in the smell of fresh coffee andContinue reading “Coffee Shop Love Story Part I”