The tunnel – A poem by Robbie Cheadle #writephoto

Man caught in the light at the end of the tunnel

The tunnel stretches ahead,

Dark, dreary and damp,

It follows an upward curve,

Just like a stone ramp.

The floor is slimy and slick,

Water drips from the roof,

I try to stay controlled and calm,

To appear cool and aloof.

Something brushes my cheek,

The velvety wings of a bat,

Filling me with disgust,

It looks like a flying rat.

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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 and on Twitter @SCVincent Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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5 Responses to The tunnel – A poem by Robbie Cheadle #writephoto

  1. Thank you for sharing this poem, Sue.


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