Five Haiku Poems – Double Standards / Identical Sins

Inching close to him – her ring fades in the twilight. Shadows hide her sin. Scarlet-lettered girl. Tongues wagging, fingers pointing – I’m glad I’m not her. His ring gleams bright gold. Power… Continue reading

Fifty Words Story – Burn

This short story was inspired by Dru’s lovely post, She’ll be Right With You. !!! Click HERE to visit Dru !!! Photo by Patrizia Schiozzi of freeimages.com I felt her presence like a smoldering fire.… Continue reading

Three Haiku Poems – Transparency

Weeping are for panes. They say windows of the soul are like irises. Look into my eyes. Reflection of you mirrored onto all I see. The rain on windows now dried as your… Continue reading

Chaos

Chaos thrives on confusion – the virulent tentacles tighten around ones brain; creating tumors of malevolence from which one can’t escape.    

Five Haiku Poems – A Raging Epiphany

Painting by James Christensen (His art was introduced to me through Inese’s lovely blog).  !!! Click HERE to visit and follow Inese !!! An epiphany raged through her, and she promised never would… Continue reading

Frailty

Photo by –FlyTrapMan– Fragile are the threads that keep us earthbound. When they unravel, where do we fall? !!! My quote was inspired by an intriguing article. Click HERE to read it !!!… Continue reading

Petula, the Duck

I sit here and puff my cigarette. The rings of smoke rise and encircle Petula, the duck’s neck. Quack, she says; quite upset. Oh it’s you again, I sigh making duck lips. She… Continue reading

Five Haiku Poetry: Wanting

Photograph by Dimitri_C from freeimages.com For the want of food, she stole a bright red apple. Twelve lashes cut skin. 🍏 🍎 Thief. She was cast out and did walk a lonely life,… Continue reading

Five Haiku Poetry: Slaves to Our Words

Photo by Stephen Hyun of freeimages.com You open your mouth – part-time slaves, part-time masters emerge–all your words.   My tongue finds each one. I taste and roll them around – swallow verbs… Continue reading

Frost

Photo by –FlyTrapMan– He whispered in her dreams. As she stirred, hearing his words, she reached out for him. Fingers brushed against the snow, collected on his arms. You’re cold, she shivered –… Continue reading