Natalie Marie Stefani-Rice

I believe in fairy tales with a twist. 

I always thought you would be a success. It’s imbedded in you. Release it. Mark A. Valdez

It's nice when you read something that actually paints a picture in your mind, more than words. Roxie Tate

48 Tea Roses
6 months ago
It's a windy morning; hood pulled up, my hands keeping busy gathering bits of trash in my hoodie pockets. A brisk walk cutting across the local park. The only sound besides the music on my ear buds ar...
Conversations at My Viewing
6 months ago
"She must have just jumped. There were no signs of foul play. She left a note and the shoes she was wearing." "Why would she take off her shoes, that makes no sense?" "That's tragic, and right before ...
Life's Beaten Path
7 months ago
I can hear the whispers of the woods, walking late at night under the full moon. Trees swaying with the slight breeze Mother Nature has gifted. Flowers lie dormant, asleep somehow, waiting on the morn...
I'm Wondering
7 months ago
I'm only yards away from you, you are sleeping. I can hear you breathe. I watch you from the hallway. The hallway in the home we created almost two decades ago. Now we share an empty silence. I whispe...
All You Need Is You
7 months ago
Why do you chose, always, the hardest way? The most difficult path? Is it because you find it challenging? In an alarming sense, it just all seems so maddening. You have determined that you don't need...
Almost There
7 months ago
Staring out the window. Rain. It's cold. "It's only going to get colder," she says. He nods his head. He's driving. He quiet. I guess we both have been quiet lately. Life has been a little unkind you ...