Parenting & Other Life Stories


3 word sentence prompt
photo by Samuel Wong via Unsplash and as seen on Three Line Tales

I stood at the bottom struggling with the weighted emptiness, and yet I couldn’t tear myself away. The silence that surrounded me was oppressive. I was alone in the anxiety ridden basement of my mind holding hands with feelings of despondency, dejection, and dulled responses to anything within the outside world.

By Shari Marshall – 2018

Written in response to Week 106 of Three Line Tales.