Inside the Mind of VelvetRaindrops
Inside the Mind of VelvetRaindrops

Inside the Mind of VelvetRaindrops

A mixture of venting, short stories and other miscellaneous musings.


The Girl with the Red Ribbon

2 May 2023 1 minute read 0 comments VelvetRaindrops

I wanted to be like Addie. Everyone loved her. Including me. It was hard not to. She was kind, funny, sweet and smart but it made me sad to know I would always be second best. Next to her, nobody really paid much attention to me. I didn't have to be...

Twisted Love

2 May 2023 2 minute read 0 comments VelvetRaindrops

He bustled around the kitchen, his movements almost as fast as his mind was racing. He had not been this happy in a long time; perhaps never before as happy as now. There was the one time, but this was better than even his best, most precious memory....

Loss

28 Apr 2023 1 minute read 0 comments VelvetRaindrops

He spits jewels on the floor. They drip, drip, drip from his lips. Impossible. This is impossible. Your mind struggles to understand the scene in front of you. Not real! Your mind screams. Not real! He shakes violently and your mind races through eve...

Hearing Test

28 Apr 2023 1 minute read 0 comments VelvetRaindrops

I’ve been in this room for what feels like hours, when I look at the clock I see it’s really only been thirty minutes. I’m just supposed to have my ears looked at, I noticed a weird sound, a high pitched buzzing that comes and goes. The room is sound...

Locked Away

28 Apr 2023 1 minute read 0 comments VelvetRaindrops

She keeps her heart locked in a chest of wood, not flesh, and she buries it in a graveyard of forgotten dreams where nobody ventures.Once in a while, she'll go back to that place and take it out, thinking, maybe this time will be different. Maybe she...

Twisted Tale

27 Apr 2023 4 minute read 0 comments VelvetRaindrops

The woman sipped from her cup as she surveyed her garden. She had to admit, it really was beautiful and she took a certain amount of pride in making sure it stayed that way. The roses were by far her favorite though the hedges were lovely as well. Th...

Please Understand

27 Apr 2023 2 minute read 2 comments VelvetRaindrops

I often find myself in a bad mood these days. People only seem to notice once it affects them and what's more, they never care about why. Too many times I've been told I'm just being 'emotional'. How could I not be? What is the appropriate reaction w...

Guilty

26 Apr 2023 2 minute read 0 comments VelvetRaindrops

A villain is a villain. Nobody cares about the why or how of it. It matters little the pain, anger, fear or betrayal that leads them to make the choices they make.  Nobody cares how you get where you're going, the end result is all that matters. Bein...