Peace #poetry #earthweal

It had been a day of strife:wife against husbandhusband against wifethen as if out of nowhere peace descended but it wasn’t out of nowhere for the wife had said a prayerand the rising wind seemed to whisper'You are not alone(for I am)hopeis everywhere.'  © 2021 All Rights Reserved. A reminder never to give up hope! I've a lot... Continue Reading →

World without end published at MasticadoresUSA!

There was a cabinet containing skittleslined up on a chequerboard in the museumwhen I was youngand two walls of the cabinetwere mirrorsso it looked as if the skittles stretched out to eternity...  Please visit MasticadoresUSA to continue reading. I am delighted to have another piece published here. My thanks to editor Gabriela Marie Milton for her continued support... Continue Reading →

Dancing at Lughnasadh #poetry #earthweal

In February (my birth month) I sowed a seedinto the coming springwatched it grow in darkness, in my painfed it with love andwatered with the light of my beliefhard labour brought forth the rising loafin isolationI reached out found inspirationalways with the end in sightalways out of darkness, towards lighteven when all hope seemed lostcontinuing... Continue Reading →

Siren Song #poetry #dVerse

Oh sing, Sweet Muse! of my lost love(so far away he waits for me)Oh sing, Sweet Muse! of my lost love(and I’ll sing him to me) A thousand miles away he waits beyond the sea, beyond the paleand I would sing him home to me:let words not fail.  I wait upon this barren rock;the spray hits... Continue Reading →

The Rock #poetry #earthweal

Will it be fireor floodor landslide? What is coming for us next?It doesn't look like fire here,the earth is lush and greenand as for rain, we get our fair sharebut there's no big river too nearthe sea levels can risebut we live high:I think it will be landslide. How selfish to even think that way'How... Continue Reading →

Chant of the Crickets #poetry #dverse

chchshshcricket musicin the morningchchchshshshsoft percussiongently soothingchchchchchchchshshshshshshshrising in volumewith the rising sunchchchchchchchchshshshshshshshshby mid-afternoonalmost unbearablechchchchchchchchchchshshshshshshshshshshno shade to hidenowhere to runchchchchchchchchshshshshshshshshsawing out a warningits alarmingchchchchchchchshshshshshshshsussuratingdyingchchchchchshshshshshat the end of daya storm comeschchchshshshthe sun’sgone downchchshshthis cricket-songis done © Experimentsinfiction 2021, All Rights Reserved Crickets outside my apartment, 9:30 am Written for dVerse Tonight, Björn hosts the 10th Anniversary edition of Meeting... Continue Reading →

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