The world is discovering what the elect had discerned. You had held sway over the easily manipulated. That grip loosens by the hour, as you sing and dance the familiar routine. Promising the moon, while delivering only riches into your own coffers. Hailing yourself as the champion, battling for the voiceless and those who know need.Continue reading “Pious Perches”
50 Word Thursday#8 He studied for most of the evening. Finishing the stack of books Mrs. Cavanaugh loaned him. No closer to an answer, than when he started. He stretched his arms yawning. Then he pushed himself back from the reading table at which he had been seated and rubbed his eyes wearily.
Silence golden, if eternal Beckons to me from afar Soothing and calm, almost maternal Am I ready for its embrace Peering beyond the veil Looking for a port to stay Filling the days with mediocrity Were it you in my arms, I’d be ok I lost, yet not sure you won Anguish fills your verseContinue reading “Solace in silence”
Have a safe and happy 4th.
Have we reached the end Passion gone, fire extinguished No chance of rekindling the blinding flame That desire which once distinguished The fault lies not in the love Rather the vanity of the pairing Each faultering, embracing solitude Fair to say, neither one caring
Today’s words are: Lemon Land Log Lift Languid The goal is to exercise your brain and split writer’s block. You can write anything! A story, a poem, a paragraph, a sentence, anything! The only rule is that it includes the words given or is inspired by the words given. If you post something, link it […]Continue reading “5 Words Prompt 7/3/2018 — Tyler M Deal”
“Get these men to the river Sergeant!” the Lieutenant ordered. The relentless fighting has taken a toll on our boys. “You heard the man, haul it, before these bugs take over the whole planet.” the Sergeant barked. They advance cutting into the alien creatures with precision.
Her words are carved deep into the signposts of this journey. She speaks with a wisdom, a knowledge of life, it should require lifetimes to amass. She captivates me. Delighting me with her stunning tales of torment. Allowing me to know her sorrow. To caress her pain. I had thought once, they were aContinue reading “Tear for two”