Writing Dual Perspective and The Importance of Spilling Ink

"Whenever I find myself at a loss for word, I often look inward. I spend time with the memories of past characters, past plot lines, and ideas that never made it to the page. It usually sparks something new, something I can be proud of as I write. Something that will give me the contentment that [...]

The Escapist and Her Blithe

"I woke up feeling a bit uninspired, so I thought I'd take a break from my novel and do a writing prompt. Something short without the attachment of a full-blown storyline. Something to restore my creative flow."  The night crawled beneath my skin as I tore through the walls of my memory, racing against my odds. [...]

Poetry: A Sin Like Marilyn – “Pretty Dirty Dossier”

            “In retrospect, there has always been something apocalyptic about the way we love. I bathed in the idea that a band of words perfectly strung together could make me arch my back and bite my lip in anticipation. I hid behind the desire to explore what these words would look like on paper. I [...]

Damned. ♥︎

Copyright © 2014 Anisa Nasir Damned.  What is it I see here, a black door for the fallen The one day of winter, the blankets trodden In remembrance of how we pity the deceived For this damnation is the life we’ve achieved. There’s a meaning that runs like blood in my veins Like the Red [...]

One Minute to Midnight ♥ – Poetry.

One Minute to Midnight  There was a subtle glance, looking over at me Did you ever look back to what things used to be? One minute to midnight, and I sure still see One minute to midnight, you no longer love me.   You spoke of forever once, like a cold contrail You wish nothing [...]