A loving man opened the door, though it was slammed in his face, and she stood at the threshold.
She said, “I want to see inside, but I can’t enter.”
She looked at another door and entered into another man’s home.
The loving man kept his door open and hoped.
She stopped by again. “His house isn’t as warm as yours.”
The loving man smiled and reached out, “Then come inside.”
“I can’t yet. Keep the door open a little longer.”
So he did, and she went back to the other man’s home.
She came back and said “I’m moving in with you.”
Giddy, the hopeful man rejoiced and prepared for his new guest, an old friend he loved dearly.
Then she came to his open door. But instead of entering, she said, “I’m moving in with him. Wait for me. Just a few months.”
She stopped by rarely, the hopeful man lost his hope, and the sorrowful man closed his door but a crack, praying she would just push the door open.
She staid on the other side, looking in, watching as he entertained guests. And she blamed him that she couldn’t come in.
...like butta' on your toast!
Don't Panic! It's just my collection of book reviews, writing, and other randomness.
some unlocked thoughts on writing, reading, hobbit feeding
Where Dreams Take Flight
I'm visiting each place in the song "I've Been Everywhere". This is my story.
Fantasy Writer and Cartographer
Fun, fantastical escapes
"Before the sea she stood, still as a statue but for the wind rippling in her loose lavender-grey dress and toying with her black hair - it billowed in the salty breath of the ocean like a flag of defiance."
The gentle musings of a madman...
Author of science fiction and fantasy stories, choosing to write the stories that he would love to read.
a place for a little bit of everything
Follow along with the hijinks of an emerging writer
A blog on the struggles of writing coupled with everyday life.
A classic daily devotional
My journey to being the beauty that lives inside my dreams...
We create worlds you can only imagine.
A hodgepodge of thoughts, ideas and the reality of life.