Life’s origami, by Britta Benson

Life’s origami, or: The thing that can hold the most beautiful creases Reality, master of ritual and holding a crumpled grudge… At the end of each day, reality fits inside my tight fisted soul like a very scrunched up sheet of paper. Once fed this angry ball of life, my soul, protector of all stories,Continue reading “Life’s origami, by Britta Benson”

How to measure space-time on summer holidays, by Britta Benson

This tanka is my response to the tanka Tuesday poetry challenge on Wordcraft Poetry. Here’s the full link: How to measure space-time on summer holidays We drive 500 miles to get from the heart of Scotland to Dover. We take a ferry and then, we drive another 500 miles. Our journey starts in robustContinue reading “How to measure space-time on summer holidays, by Britta Benson”

Fire, by Britta Benson

Tanka Tuesday is all about colour this week. Here’s the link for the full prompt: The colour I want to write about is orange. Such a wide spectrum. From carrot to tiger, from clay to honey, from marmalade to cider… Over the past couple of weeks, the Devil’s Paintbrush flowers have reappeared, such aContinue reading “Fire, by Britta Benson”

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