• Through Darkest Night… (a creepy Christmas carol)

    Through darkest night, baubles of silver they gleam, Ten golden baubles shine by moonlight. Hidden within every corner does stand, Strange spruce emanating deepest fear, deepest fright. The people; they ignore, they cheer and they wrap. The spruce; they stand in despair, Dressed in artificial shrouds of red and green, The people lark and make merry; no care. Not one living soul recalls that night long past, The witch, how he crouched by shadow in deep night, Clothed in red and disguised by shocking white beard, Within each tree was transferred most mocking plight. He cackled with glee, a throaty, “Ho ho ho!” His clawed hand delivered an elven soul…

  • Oblivion (#365daysofwriting)

    Autumn winds dance through rain-drenched fields, Golden grass dulled by darkened clouds – A tangled passage that will be conquered. Determination. Traversing across untraveled paths, Sheer curtains inhibit delicate steps – Slender blades conceal certain peril. Indifference. Windswept branches pierce through the mist, Tainted skies breached by gnarled limbs, The forest beckons. Oblivion.     Today is Day 313 of the #365daysofwriting challenge, hosted by @mydivathings, and this is my little creation for today’s challenge. 🙂 Which you can find behind these blue words. I knew from the moment I saw the photo that I wanted to write a small poem for it, but the words failed me for most…