My attempt at 50 Word Thursday #80

The rules and references are laid out in detail in the previous post. Thanks Deb Whittam. Behold, the escape nearcalling out ferventlyGo now, embrace the freedomleaving behind doubt Feet set upon the questwhich leads to fulfillmentSweeter wine flows, knowinga fresh palate, renewed zest Without familiar shackles, alasa fugitive runs in fearLife ever fleeting, fadinga fugitiveContinue reading “My attempt at 50 Word Thursday #80”

They Discover Love Together

they discover love togetherin the wellspring of youthful hopenever straying from their devotionpassion being its own reward the storms of life, raging onwardthey discover love togethergiving support to each othernot succumbing to the struggle watching their garden grow strongerthe lesson they taught taking shapethey discover love togetherthe tilling and tending in bloom dusk approaches, sunContinue reading “They Discover Love Together”

American Cinquain 11/9/2019

All in No more waiting It is now or never The heart is looking for a pair I call Healing What a feeling Almost, like I’m stealing Someone else’s joy and meaning Renewed The owl Wise, observing Looking before leaping The prey, laughing before it’s caught Feasting Grinning Knowing after All of the options, nowContinue reading “American Cinquain 11/9/2019”

Self Crafted Hell

The pieces in place, prepared to render justice for transgressions most human. A mortal plane of existence, designed to torment and punish the failings of an apathetic soul. Crafted in mine own image.  An earth bound hell, built to hold the memories and stoke the regrets. The reminders of loss and what might have been,Continue reading “Self Crafted Hell”

Lace and Honey

Their eyes met in the realm of possibility. That scape where interests often collide. Sharing a curiosity, engaging in a little myth making. Together they forge nothing into machinations constructed to delight the imagination. Her beauty is evident, he also caught a glimpse of her strength. Her words soft and sweet, to him like laceContinue reading “Lace and Honey”

Place Your Bets

Only an observation, likely something suggested in folly. We can keep on wishing darlin’. Or we can embrace opportunity. Rolling with the punches as they say, has come so natural. If indeed that, something better, presents itself, manifesting our truest desire, perhaps we will see it more easily if we engage in the mundane earnestly.Continue reading “Place Your Bets”

Longing in Reality

He catches a glimpse of it often. Though it never manifests straight on. Only revealing itself, in his peripheral. The sight is enough to chill his soul. He accepts that it serves to torment him. To render his punishment for the failings inherent with mortality. Disturbing his slumber, bringing terror to the cold darkness ofContinue reading “Longing in Reality”

5 Words Prompt 7/25/2018

This is my attempt at the 5 Words Prompt The words are: Connote, Pilot, Mirror, Echo, Reduce Thank you Tyler Deal     The mirror reflects the loss As an echo, fades from the canyon Reduced in stature and stead Like a pilot without wings Crying eyes, connote the depth of pain    

Waltz

  Not so idle hands will often betray words that ring hollow. We’ve heard it all before. Now you have to show me. No time for lectures. You chose your vice, I’m damn sure going to have mine. A heavy heart lashes out, still finding no solace. I can admit to sin. Words can beContinue reading “Waltz”