Bluebell Books Short Story Slam Week 15/2011

Time is illusion. As one lives one’s life it appears that ofttimes,
time’s too long, too short or neither short enough
or long enough. Time’s a very
malleable thing.
Yet, try
as you
itself to each one’s
perception. Its perceived absence has varying
impacts on our behavior, as does its perceived abundance.
Taking either for granted also has varying repercussions.


A life’s time is the same be it spent crying or singing.

Tears be thee gone!
Me, I definitely prefer song!


About emanita01

I am a Franco-american woman who hails from Massachusetts. I live in France near the Swiss border, only minutes away from Geneva. I am a member of the Geneva Writers Group and the Association La Forge, a literary group based in France. I write stories, poems and am currently working on a couple of plays, a one-woman show and actively learning how to perform stand-up comedy.
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22 Responses to Bluebell Books Short Story Slam Week 15/2011

  1. Wonderful write! I prefer song, too! Nice touch with the hourglass form.

  2. creative,

    true, time is illusions, well done.

  3. prefer song, agree.

    let the pain and sorrows go by like time,

    Happy Thanksgiving.

  4. Gigi Ann says:

    Very nice, but I prefer a song any day of the week.

  5. Chimnese says:

    I like the shape of the hourglass and it have a nice flow, yes I wud also go for the song.

  6. Me too! All together now…………..

  7. emanita01 says:

    Time’s a running, so then now, shall we? And a one, a two, a one, two, three, four…

  8. Eclipse says:

    Beautifully written, nice shape too 🙂
    Great write

  9. I prefer song but sometimes my song may make others cry…nice writing.

    • emanita01 says:

      Hello Charlie Parant. Thanks 🙂
      Now then, I do have a question:
      Do your songs make others cry for their content or for their ton/pitch/
      musicality…heh, heh, heh !
      Joke apart, I think I know what you mean/are saying 😀
      Thanks for your visit.

  10. Morning says:

    neat, love the ending,

    smart story.


  11. Guilie says:

    Yes, definitely I’m of the song-preferring troupe 🙂 Thanks for sharing!

  12. emanita01 says:

    Welcome to the troupe then Guilie!
    And thanks for reading me 😀

  13. Wonderful sentiment… and clever poem design!

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