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Cheryl's Latest Blogs

Jun.16.2013 - 8:50 pm
I lay still in the back seat of the car, the moon peeps at me, and I at it. The blackness of the night is only equaled by the stillness.   The north Mississippi countryside...
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May.30.2013 - 3:57 pm
It’s a nagging feeling inside my throat, seeping into my chest, tightening its grip.   When I least expect it, I’m dragged down by its force and flung afar.   An...
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May.30.2013 - 7:20 am
I see him from the corner of my eye again, I know that he’s miles away but somehow, he’s always with me.   My routine set, I drive to work, radio beats in my head, I sing and...
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May.29.2013 - 7:14 pm
We brush by each other in the kitchen. Quickly looking away as if it didn’t happened. Polite, we never fight. We only seethe.   Years of hurt have created a barrier that...
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Comments from Cheryl

Feb.23.2011 - 8:35 pm
In response to: Grandma Abby - Slavery and Strange Bedfellows
@Brian, yes you know it did change a bit. The younger ones were still a bit confused but those of us, especially those...
Oct.27.2010 - 3:12 pm
In response to: Welcome to Crabby Airlines
I had to laugh today when I saw the top list of America's "Meanest Airlines" There was US Airways, right there in the...
Oct.26.2010 - 7:03 pm
In response to: Halloween for Grown Ups
You illicited a belly laugh from me on this one! I live near a upscale bar and entertainment strip. I often marvel at...
Oct.25.2010 - 8:14 am
In response to: Why Do You Write Fiction?
I write fiction because I sat at the laps of great storytellers and remembered how their tales transported me to times...
Oct.24.2010 - 9:20 pm
In response to: Night writer woes
Thanks for the welcome. What spooks me about my habit is how I keep this up through the two books I have going right...