First of all, my sincere apologies for not getting to this sooner I've been so busy this past week that I've only been on DA for about half an hour every day, if at all!
But, I'm here now!!
So with no further do, *Eryn-Grace-OMalley requested a journal feature as a prize for the De-Cliche and Surreal It at #ManipulateThis
Pick of the Week at #ManipulateThis
The theme for the challenge is to take an overused "cliche" stock image and de-cliche it (use it in a way you normally wouldn't see). Great job!!
More from Eryn's Gallery
Waitin For the World to Fall II
The Colour of Insanity
On The Lookout
Absence of Order Ch.1 (4-part)
What is Lost...What is Lost
They were finally back, parading through the streets of the great city, returning from battle. She pushed her way through the cheering onlookers, searching for her father and brother's faces in the returning troops. At the very least she wanted to find her mother, so they could welcome their men home together.
The proud battle horses walked past, their hooves clacking against the cobblestones. Flowers rained down from balconies overlooking the street. Every now and then an agonized sob could be heard, coming from those who learn their loved ones would never return to them alive.
Finally she broke through the crowed an
What is Lost...
...Can Still Be Found Can Still Be Found
It had been months since her father had returned from battle with the news of her twin brother's death. She could still feel the throbbing ache in her chest that had not gone away since she found out. Her life felt so empty, she had hardly talked to anyone since it happened. She had thought that coming here, to this city far away from her own might help her move on. So far it was not working.
Now she pushed her way through the crowded building, not sure why she had entered in the first place. It had seemed like a good idea at the time, like she might find something, but now she regretted it. She was surrounded by
...Can Still Be Found
The Good Life
And there's LOTS more!! Check out her Gallery for more short stories, poems and unique photos. Laugh, cry, fav, comment! What are you waiting for? Check it out!!
Once again, congratulations Eryn on your Pick of the Week!! Hope to see more from you in the future!!
PS-What happens when your sub runs out and you have Thumbnails in your journals?