Day 16 February Photo Fest

When I saw this image, I immediately thought of Dark Shadows (the tv show, not the movie).  There was something slightly retro about it, so I added a retro/weird filter.

“My Dark Shadows”

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Day 14 February Photo Fest 2018

It’s Valentine’s Day in the U.S. So I chose something with heart.

I think there’s something about mirror selfies that I find appealing.  Most people, perhaps more women than men, spend a lot of their lives hating their bodies.   Selfies are a way to take back our bodies, to love them and find them attractive in our own way.

I love the way my body looks in this one – and duh vampires.

*I’ll probably never write about vampires.

“I Love Vampires”

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Memory Lane

Julia arrived in Ireland.  She hadn’t visited in years, almost a decade.  She caught a cab from the airport, and went to the same hotel she’d stayed in as a newly adult witch.
Just around the corner from the hotel was a pub, a place that specifically catered to magical folk.  After checking and leaving her bag in her room, she walked over to the pub.  She stood outside a moment, the familiar building making her hungry.

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Wrong Number

Many people don’t know this, but Thomas Alva Edison, the light bulb guy, also claimed to have been working on, what can only be colloquially called, a ghost telephone.  Historians all seem to agree that no evidence that he did more than talk about the idea exist.  There are no plans, no prototype has even been found, and no patent filed.

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Sex Magick

“You want to go to a what?!” Julia couldn’t believe what her friend Vicki was asking. Of course, Julia mused, Vicki hadn’t been the same since she came back from Egypt [part 1 and part 2].  Before her trip, Victoria hadn’t expressed any interest in the occult; however, since she had returned she had an insatiable drive to learn everything about it.

“It’s a coven meeting” Vicki began, but Julia cut in.

“No, this isn’t a praise the god and goddess, dance around a bonfire coven – This is a,” her voice dropped, “a sex cult.”

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