Tag Archives: darkness

A sliver of light ~ Noah Weiss #writephoto

These are dark times, just like Sue Vincent’s photo suggests. But, a glimmer of light is evident, and there is always something better ahead. Darkness is all around. Whether it be COVID-19 fears, my uncertainty in the job situation, or … Continue reading

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Night-blind

In fear of darkness Competing with Creation We banish shadows Our sulphurous glow blinds us To the beauty of the night * Tanka for Colleen’s poetry challenge  

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Fire From Heaven

There was supposed to be a meteor shower. The moon would not be bright enough to drown the display of cascading stars with its light and the skies over the village are but gently lit. The light pollution here is … Continue reading

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Ark #midnighthaiku

* Grey days weigh heavy Rain washes away the light The streets are empty Winter shivers testing faith Darkness is the Ark of spring *  

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Fantasy #midnighthaiku

* Castles in the air Darkness filled with hopes and dreams Shadows know their name *  

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Eyrie

Lost in misty, moss-green silence Seek her eyes in wild abandon Midnight tresses bind you * Huntress of the shadow land Talon-sharp her laughter Lost in misty, moss-green silence * Underneath the dark cascade Silken ripples drown you Seek her … Continue reading

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The New Clear Winter~ Fandango #writephoto

The village elders had talked about the prophecies, but most people thought it was just more incoherent mumbo-jumbo. The elders spoke of how, several centuries earlier, the Lord, in His wisdom, had unleashed a torrent of destruction because His children … Continue reading

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Decisions ~ Sisyphus #writephoto

We are at the crossroad, there is no way back, we have to chose: darkness, or greed, or the Truth. If we chose the Truth we will have to fight. If we chose darkness we will be, finally, hunted down … Continue reading

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Glimpsed ~ Jan Malique

Reblogged from strangegoingsonintheshed: Image: Jan Malique “Someday, somewhere – anywhere, unfailingly, you’ll find yourself, and that, and only that, can be the happiest or bitterest hour of your life.” ― Pablo Neruda Pablo Neruda was a keen observer of human … Continue reading

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A glimmer in the darkness ~ Iain Kelly #writephoto

I like to sit up here and watch the dawn. That first flicker, the unsteady fragile glint of sunlight peaking over the horizon. It means that a hundred and fifty million kilometres away, the searing ball of gas is still … Continue reading

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