Daily Archives: January 16, 2017

#writephoto – The marzipan witch and the golden swans by Robbie Cheadle

The marzipan witch and the golden swans In Chocolate land, there lives a marzipan witch; She lives under a hedge in a chocolate mud ditch; Her housekeeper is her grey, fondant cat; Who keeps their home tidy and sweeps the … Continue reading

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Guest Author: Linda Bradley – Apples don’t fall far…

Do you ever wonder where your love of something really comes from? With the loss of my mother this past year, sorting through stacks of letters, postcards, and family photos has brought a fresh understanding for some of the mysteries … Continue reading

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Haiku – Swan (Thursday photo prompt – Swan #writephoto

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Zeus in Gold  by faithunlocked #writephoto

Wilful Zeus returns to his mountain tow’r A golden swan trailing destructive wake Wretched Leda cast off yet not one hour False god born of myth, post-majestic fake Sycophantic fauns herald hollow reign Empty promises clash, petulant threats ring ‘I, … Continue reading

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Hold my heart, Open to the touch of joy A thousand universes Flower the night And dance to our song In the language of stars. The sky blooms When your world lights mine.

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Swan by Ritu Bhathal #writephoto

White swans Are ten a penny You see them Oh so many And then there are The black ones Beautiful Ebony swans Continue reading: Swan #writephoto

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Distorted reality

I stood outside my son’s bedroom, bundled up against the cold that was dropping a few meagre snowflakes on the morning. Camera in hand, I was snapping away happily when I caught a glimpse of my reflection in the window. … Continue reading

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Swans… by Stuart France #writephoto

* ‘Birds-of-the-Beyond’, Mountain-Ana called them. She bought us a book. The picture of the Lir-Clan huddled on a rock in the middle of a raging sea, slipping into Swan-Vests still remains, clear as each new day that dawns. * “They’re … Continue reading

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Secrets #midnighthaiku

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