Category Archives: Poetry

Weekly Challenge Dec/11/2018 – Wishing

Image:Credit: Kukasmuu.com Hurrying to work the weather so dismal, All this Christmas cheer is humbug to me. The people on the street irritate me The joy on their faces does not fit the circumstances Feet are frozen, fingers numb I … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt – A Child’s Gift.

She held it in the palm of her hand The most delicate of gifts. Here eyes darted from the gift to me Our eyes interlocking sharing an understanding. She placed it carefully into my hand The wrapping an old advertising … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #236 – The Boy and the Cat

Image: – PrettyScary @ Deviantart It was true the boy loved his cat But was it true the cat loved the boy? In reality, the boy did everything for the cat For the cat had an ego that needed stroking … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #233 – My Story

Image: Kaia Pieters She wasn’t one for verbose comment Some would say she was a visual learner Preferring to say it in image, not words. She carried the scars of a lifelong lived. Words were beaten out of her; To … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver #191 – The Race Against Time – 4th October – An Old Man’s Race

The old man knew the race was well and truly on. His days he knew were limited, that was reality, But still, he nurtured the belief that love would come his way. He didn’t know how, or when or with … Continue reading

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FOWC with Fandango — Traffic

Bumper to bumper, row upon row, The woman in front on her phone Not watching, not concentrating, As we progress, she’s somewhere off with the fairies. Around me, there is a sense of resignation As inch by inch we move, … Continue reading

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JSW Prompt 10-1-2018 – Almost Lovable.

You arrived at a most inopportune time Life for me was not good, fate was conspiring against me The torment I felt must have shown on my face I’m embarrassed by what transpired.   Something that must have appeared trivial … Continue reading

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