Hi, I’m Lara, and this is a collection of my writings, including poetry and many other kinds of fiction. I also write journal entries on my attempts to improve my writing. Those are located under the category, Thinking Out Loud, if you want to check them out.
Green Grass Magic * Deliberate * Despite * People in Their Thirties * Time Machine * I Save Myself * Don’t Appraise the Diamonds * Our Flag Should Be a Dollar Bill * Behind the Finger * The Oil People * Metal is Cold * America * Forgotten * Winter Out of Sight *
Walking Wounded * Boxes * Turn Back * Wisp of Love * Packing My Bag * I Try to be Cool * I Touched a Bug * Isolated Moments * A Short Rant * The Child * Master Work * Number Thirty Train * Sad Optimist * Panting * Window Pane * Much Afraid With Her Two Helpers Sorrow and Suffering * Lies and Fairy Tales * Silent Movie Actress/Now in Technicolor * The Cold Wind Is My Blanket * Untitled *
Love & Relationships
Unfathomable * Love with Thorns * Cups of Tea * Impossible Surgery * What Can be Made of This? * Flesh and Blood, Not Paper * Farewell But Not Goodbye * Infinitely More 2 * Infinitely More * I Took My Art to Heart * When the China Rains Down * Please Touch Me * The Heart of Me * Tangible * Talk to Me * Candy * The Warm Part of A Holey Blanket * White Knight * You * Tender and Warm * I Can’t Fix You * Haven’t Told Him I Love Him * So Dear * What Kind Of Knight? * Gilded Cage With An Open Door * Snow White to Her Prince * Clown’s Tear * I Want to Cry *
Running To Slaughter – A Dystopian Short Story written 2017
To My Daughter, The Next Leader – A Dystopian Short Story written 2016
The Whip – A 50 Word Short Story written 2016
The Accidental Sleuths – A Mystery Novella written 2014
A traumatized girl just wants to unwind, but a mysterious caller has other plans for her evening, and her life.
Not Included Here
I’m currently writing a novel based on Bible stories, predominately ones from the Old Testament. It explores my idea that our mistakes and “sins” are possibly a necessary part of our path.