Descent #writephoto

Observations of The Urban Spaceman

The darkness swells around you
It fills your heart and mind
Beneath your skin, you burn with fever
Stung by words unkind

You try to rise above it all
To take the higher ground
But insults drag you back below
Where silence stifles sound

They talk in whispers behind your back
Cruelly rumours spread
Ignoring them just doesn’t work
They breed inside your head

The bully’s power comes from meanness
The need to cause a frown
For the weak who cannot raise themselves
Put everyone else down

ufo


A metaphorical deep, dark place written for Sue Vincent’s #writephoto prompt. The photo is from Sue’s blog, The Daily Echo. Check it out!

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She has written a number of books, both alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com
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One Response to Descent #writephoto

  1. Pamela Morse says:

    Breed inside the head is an accurate way to describe the phantom beliefs of today…well captured!!

    Liked by 1 person

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