Film Stories: Post Civil War

Lights come up slow. The images fade. The swelling music comes to a close. The icee cup sits empty. But your excitement levels are satisfied. This has been a good story. On one huge screen, you got to visualize each twist and turn, see the characters you’ve come to feel as if you know change….

Where I Belong {Coffeeshop Saturdays}

I’m dedicating my next few posts to the words that came out of my trips to the local coffeeshop on Saturdays. It’s no secret that I love those places, and my creativity gets inspired there, so I decided to look back at the year in review through the lense of these writing times. The first…

{The Trees}

//I know where you stand. Silent in the trees. And that’s where I am. Silent in the trees. I can feel your breath. I can feel my death. I want to know you. I want to see. I want to say. H E L L O.// The last time this intro played, it was the…

Film Stories: Will You Remember Me?

The last piece of this series for now, and by far one of the most favorite I’ve written. Everyone hates coming to an ending, and for me, I feel the ending of stories and favorite characters and worlds I got lost in deeply. So naturally, I felt all the emotions. So here is a tribute…

Film Stories: Bravery

This quote has carried me through some tough transitions. The stories of the Divergent movies were thought-provoking (though I honestly liked the books better). Epic scores, with Ellie Goulding’s vocals, deep themes, and interesting concepts combined to make a fun film. // Inspired by Divergent: Bravery   Train tracks don’t slow the course for my…

Film Stories: My Wish for You

I remember the night vividly. It was early May, the spring of senior year. My heart was experiencing emotions to an extent I’d never dealt with before. Everything was an absolute whirlwind of hopes and dreams and terror sneaking in the back door. I’d just come off the high of a fancy night with a…