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haydensmythe ([personal profile] haydensmythe) wrote2013-06-23 01:00 am

Two Excerpts From Warm-Up Journaling

5/23/13 - 9:40 A.M.
Tap. Tap. Tap.
Tap. Tap. Tap tap tap.
Tap tap tap tap tap tap.
Tappatappatappa crash BOOM.

Gentle rain slowly evolves to a thunderous flash flood outside the classroom. It can be heard throughout the building; crashing against the ceiling, blowing against the walls, soaking into the very foundation. Its symphony lulls some to sleep, but as for me, I prefer to stay awake to enjoy the show.

5/27/13 - 11:16 A.M.

Sometimes, my journaling is very cut-and-dry. Sometimes it takes a while for it to eventually devolve into rambling prose. Ah, well, no matter. I can always count on the inevitability that my words will twist and take shape, painting a vibrant narrative. It may not always be graceful, beautiful, and eloquent, as I would prefer, but it is mine.