Champagne nights
Fool their prisoners.
They die, bleeding,
Drinking salty lies
From a poisoned glass
Of broken desire.


The soft kiss
Of a young morning…
Or dazzle of a star
In a velvet sky
Heals the naked heart
Waking it to joy
And eternity’s laughter.



About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. 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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21 Responses to Healing

  1. jenanita01 says:

    You taketh away, and you giveth…
    Where the dickens did that come from?


  2. Sadje says:

    A very beautiful poem.


  3. Goff James says:

    Hi, Sue. A beautiful poem, masterly penned. I love the the lines -The soft kiss
    Of a young morning… . I have re-blogged. Have a wonderful day. Goff


  4. Alli Templeton says:

    One of your spine-tingling poems, Sue. Perfectly crafted. ❤


  5. willowdot21 says:

    Beautiful, and I always love that photo💜


  6. memadtwo says:

    Healing that the world needs. (K)


  7. Widdershins says:

    ‘…Drinking salty lies
    From a poisoned glass
    Of broken desire…’

    Brilliant! 😀


  8. The soft kiss of a young morning – lovely. ❤


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