Category Archives: Poetry

Music Challenge #23: “These Boots Are Made For Walkin’” by Nancy Sinatra #musicchallenge #MLMM

She did have boots, Big ones, cute ones, pointy ones and grubby ones. They were made for walking; I have the scars to prove it. In the years we were married she walked all over me Not always in her … Continue reading

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Lyrical Fiction Friday Reveal: “Empty Rooms and Broken Glass” #lyricalfictionfriday

“…I’m living in an empty room, with all the windows smashed… Apart from the draught all I want is for you to come To the window any window Look through and see me Waiting and wondering where you might be. … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #195 – Inside the Drama of a Life.

Image: – davidschermann.com She lives a life so much a soap opera. It comes naturally to her Angst, emotion, she thrives on the concepts.   Her friends are not true friends She can never allow them to be so As … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge #193 – When Sadness Descended Upon Her

Image: – Michal Trpák She saw her life unravelling Important bits were falling off What she saw yesterday as whole and complete Was today collapsing before her eyes. It’s what happens when sadness descends upon you.   She saw so … Continue reading

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#LyricalFictionFriday: “No” #fictionfriday

This week’s line: I think it’s so sweet…how you let your friends encourage you to try and talk to me…but let me stop you there…“   I’m not unapproachable Nor am I a demon, an ogre or a monster But … Continue reading

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OLN #210 Breaking for holidays

The Anthology is now ready for ordering by Amazon. In Europe: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Chiaroscuro-Darkness-Voices-dVerse-Anthology/dp/1979675333/ref=sr_1_14?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1513193103&sr=1-14&keywords=chiaroscuro In the US.  https://www.amazon.com/Chiaroscuro-Darkness-Voices-dVerse-Anthology/dp/1979675333/ref=sr_1_7?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1513193029&sr=1-7&keywords=chiaroscuro Living across the pond does ensure Isolation, a sense of being alone Forgotten at times and not considered The intellectual equal of those with … Continue reading

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Sunday Writing Prompt #232 “It’s All In The Title” – Whispers in the Wall

Whispers in the Wall The old wheel creaks and groans Prefers days of gentle water flow When not too much is expected of it. The trickling stream caresses memories Of days long gone When the churning meant productivity. Now the … Continue reading

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