Cross the river


I read a story today.
About a woman.
Abused. Read more


#FF: Brigid’s fire

rachel-bjerke100-word Flash Fiction

This week’s story is inspired by this photograph provided by Rochelle Wisoff-Fields.

But first, a bit of context: Brigid was a goddess to the ancient Celts. She was goddess of healing, poetry, fertility, sacred wells, springtime, and the forge. She was the model on which the Christians based their St. Brigid (of Kildare, Ireland). 

Calybrid raised her arms to the sky. Reflections in her well swirled and bubbled. Her goddess was nigh. Read more