#amwriting · blog · healing · memory · mental health · Moments · Motivation · Newfoundland · quotes · Something About Today

Something About Today # 4

Sometimes we have to change our perspective to get the light back into our lives. It is OK to sit in the clouds, but never stop chasing the sun. – Ash

#amwriting · blog · fiction · James Harbour

James Harbour

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com

Chapter One

It’s Been Addressed

The town of James Harbour was only a few short kilometers up ahead. Jake Fox, a police detective, travelling from the mainland, was hoping his assumptions were correct. This narrowing of the main road had to mean the god-forsaken bus ride would soon be over. It had to. For the four-hour ferry trip and the longest eight-hour drive ever from where the ferry finally landed him ashore had finally taken its toll. His whole body ached, and his neck made a crunching noise as he tilted it slightly to look out the tiny window next to him. Now, he was beginning to realize how remote this community was going to be. A complete contrast to the big city he just left behind. ‘Geez, can you believe people choose to live here?’ He mumbles under his breath. Jake Surveys the landscape some more. He couldn’t deny the beauty of the place. Snow-capped rolling hills, and rugged unforgiving mountains sheltered the tiny hamlet on three landlocked sides. Everything protected from the mood swings of mother nature. The picturesque backdrops he was starting to enjoy suddenly changed. They quickly went from the perfect desktop screensaver to a hillside you would see in Mordor from the Lord of the Rings. The Greyhound bus had begun its descent down a steep winding road. On the left, ice walls and cold black jagged stone. On the right, a thousand foot drop to the Atlantic ocean and some more cold black jagged stone. The further down, the more barren the place became. Jake’s grip got tighter. He looked straight ahead and at the very end of the road, he could barely start to make out what looked like a sign.

Continue reading “James Harbour”
#amwriting · Bike Rider · Bike Writer · blog · fitness · memory · mental health · Moments · Motivation · Newfoundland · quotes

Bike Writer # 58 – Life, Make a Brake for it!

Don’t escape from life, escape toward it. – Ash

#amwriting · Poetry

Deleted Spam by Ash’s comment section

I loved as much as you’ll receive carried out right here
The sketch is attractive, your authored material stylish
nonetheless, you command get got an nervousness over
that you wish be delivering the following
unwell unquestionably come more formerly again since exactly
the same nearly very often inside case you shield this increase

HAHAHA!!! – this was the literal spam comment in my folder today. I clear them out from time to time. Most makes zero sense and the rest are cialis links. This one though, this one hit me differently. It stopped me in my tracks and I gave it a minute or two. Felt there was something here. They say you can see art anywhere if you really look at it and I kind of feel there’s poetry in that spam computer generated gibberish. What about you? LOL

Until…