Daily Archives: October 19, 2019


A thousand bitter diamonds Shine about a waxing moon. Shadows smear raw whispers Over time’s black sea. Driven mad by beauty They run from life To dream In death’s honeyed sleep.

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Travels in #Afghanistan (4) ~ Mary Smith

Reblogged from Mary Smith’s Place: The additional weight of our armed guards made the bus even slower. I felt I could walk faster. Eventually, I dozed. The bus juddering to a stop jolted me awake. From outside I could hear … Continue reading

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Old Ones linger, Prisoners in eternity’s embrace Remembering the breath of life. They come For healing or desire. Wild ghosts wake Naked in the hearts of men. A fever born of smoke Haunts a night Of magic.

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Memory #midnighthaiku

* Yesterday’s magic Holding tomorrow’s promise More than memory *

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