Thursday Photo Prompt, The Watchers by Willow


Why do they sit and guard at the gates.

What are the horrors that they await?


They watch the portal,they never sleep

What are the secrets that they keep.

For millennia have they stood by their post.

To save us from aliens and demon hosts.

What are they protecting us from,

What fiendish hell are they shutting out.

Fighting to get in and wipe us all out.

What is the secret the watchers keep

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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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6 Responses to Thursday Photo Prompt, The Watchers by Willow

  1. The Laughable Cheese says:

    nice post, very full of fantasy. I want to go to their world and learn more

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Dalo 2013 says:

    I love the twist of this poem and the meaning with your words… Maybe one day they will let us pass and explore all that is out there 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  3. lovessiamese says:

    Reminds me of an idea I have for a story in a genre I’m not good at: what kind of creatures would live under the kudzu vines. What would their lives be like? What kind of problems would they have? Would they ever be found by the human population?

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