Tag Archives: sadness

So It Seems – Ken Gierke #writephoto

Receding waters tell lies about the tears to come. The last rays of a sky Continue reading at rivrvlogr

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Bleak – #writephoto – Lady Lee Manila

I was wounded and tears in my eyes, I looked for you In the forest the grass was still wet with dew I heard a sound weaving through the greenness “Is that you? Are you hurt? I cried in bleakness … Continue reading

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…and goodbye

The encounter with the wren was a lovely start to an otherwise sort-of-sad day. I had to say goodbye to Big Pleco. Like Topsy, he just grow’d. And grow’d…till he was nearing fifteen inches long and with a girth that … Continue reading

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Passion and Pathos: Spirit of the Dance by Jan Malique

The dancers moved intuitively to the sound of their hearts as the music swelled and sobbed. It finally paused, waiting for the lovers to catch their breath. This was more than an interlude in a cafe that had seen glory and laughter … Continue reading

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Empty by Lady Lee #writephoto

in a land of sadness, broken dreams are made pressure is mounting and tempers getting frayed can’t go on, of empty sheets and promises when everything is aimless and such bleakness confusion and betrayal make me lonely trust was broken … Continue reading

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#writephoto – Swansong by Helen Jones

Sue Vincent’s weekly #writephoto challenge is one of my favourite writing prompts. Her photos are always evocative and inspire a wide range of responses, as though she’s captured a little piece of storytelling magic in each image. Perhaps she has… … Continue reading

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Microfiction #writephoto: Last colours by Jane Dougherty

When the last polar bear was shot in the suburbs of Edinburgh, when sand dunes swallowed Dakar and Cairo, and Lake Baikal was no more than a muddy puddle, the Earth began to shut down. There was no more wilderness … Continue reading

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