C is for Change

Photo by Nothing Ahead on Pexels.com Uncomfortable feeling, when a change a' come Interruption of habits, fear succumbs Normals forgotten, routines dismissed When change starts to happen, you feel amiss As cleansing as a change could be, washing A strange feeling falls upon me, unleashing Cannot put your finger on, what needs to be done …

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Millions Cry

Leave your gadgets, grab your sturdy staffWalk with me and live, losses happenTargets, a cracked corridorRefugees fled, safetyA last look, sadnessLost track of timeIt stands stillMillionsCry... This post was written using the words from Sunday Whirl Wordle #543. I used the style called Nonet. gadgets, refugee, staff, fled, crack, corridor, live, track, millions, last, target, …

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Good Days Ended ~ #StandWithUkraine

Image Credit:  Josh Rose @ Unsplash.com A smile worth a thousand words shown on her face It was one that rose above the chatter of the café courtyard The harmony of space and time, stood still Stopped on a dime to capture just one moment "Smile big, Oksana!" The next day... the smiles turned to …

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The Night The Sky Fell Apart ~ A Sestina

Photo Courtesy of News Delivers Their sorrow fills the streets with wails filled of smokeIce and ash fall in the air, creating dirt that lasts a lifetimeBravery is felt throughout tired shoulders, heavy and twistedCitizens…people… holding heavy artillery, becoming soldiersAs mothers squat to comfort the young and the feebleNo atonement will come from the other …

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The Affliction of Forsaken Love

Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com Her love is afflicted, for him she became weak As his eyes no longer see her spirit A growing disturbance in her fractured soul Robust and potent withdrawal, like an addict Flutters when her eyes meet his, breath-taking Defiantly I adore him, against her own advice The cagey intuition of …

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Beauty in Crimson Vision ~ #WDYS 118

Image credit: Tathanhtaun @ Pexabay Look...see here...through these spectacles The beauty in the fog The horizon now lingers in the distance Yet still the cityscape is seen more clearly The red tinge brings life To a city of strife lacking luster Or is it more death that is seen Through the crimson vision? Beauty, like death, …

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