Category Archives: Poetry

Sunday Writing Prompt “Intimacy”

Their intimacy was the time each night When he held her, and she held him. The day’s matters were put aside All that mattered was them. Her physical self excited him, Her spiritual self uplifted him. Some nights it was … Continue reading

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What do you see # 4 – An Uneasy Life

Credit; Google It wasn’t an easy life Morning till night spent in labour Fetch this, fetch that, The words repeated endlessly There was no let up. Despite her best efforts Nothing was ever good enough Always fault was found in … Continue reading

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Tale Weaver # 249 – Holiday – 14th November

The traffic is heavy We might be late The flight won’t wait. Frustration mounts as we edge forward. Angry words begin to flow “We should have left earlier.” “If you hadn’t dilly-dallied we’d be there by now.” Then the traffic … Continue reading

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What do you see # 3 – Safety

Image: Painting by Jim Warren Jim’s story was compelling He had me in the first sentence. It was an adventure like no other I loved his characters They transported me to a world I’d not known. There was a magical … Continue reading

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Reena’s Exploration Challenge #112 – Pockets of Stillness

Image: Google Images   pockets of stillness   I’m walking o work The humdrum of the morning Invades my senses There is no escape, Cars, the trains, planes overhead How do I crave some silence? Around me is endless chatter … Continue reading

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V.J.’s Weekly Challenge #71: wait

I’m in a queue, One of those ones where the guy at the front Wants more than the rest of us. Each person holds his/her employment book. We want to register, Get our social security Move on, Life awaits us, … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge # 288 – Triggers

There again, the tremors begin Triggers. The haunting lyrics running in her head Take her back Locked in the room Bread and water lights out Darkness surrounding, The sense of someone sitting near The need for silence when the noises … Continue reading

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