love in the face of fear (scary poetry) haibun

how had it come to this lying here in the bowels of this dilapidated house listening to the eerie song of wind that whistles through its rotting cracks the moans and creeks of its desiccated wooden walls the scratch and screech of thorned bracken that claws desperately from the outside the floorboards above groan and…

The Aftermath (dealing with depression)

old withering tree with deep roots of memory tainted and rotting I cringe at thoughts of her demise a past that chases my future Patient as addiction, It waits,crouching,always ready to pounce. my vigilance wanes i want it to end i want to fall into that chasm of despair to surrender to its selfish embrace…

More than meets the eye

what do you see , Fearless defender Crept from dark woods, in dark times Challenging grim night Golden horn twirled in menace You glow with deadly beauty , Plush maned unicorn a blue eyed chill in your stare beacon to the weak Fireflies flock to your majesty mimicked stars from beyond veiled clouds

Love set free #poetry #haiku #tanka

Stormy gray nimbus how you struggle with emotion withholding your love ,, Listen! You can hear it in her midnight sigh a whisper of secrets from her dreams of you Close your eyes and feel it by your side the caress of fingers demanding their due Don’t think, don’t reason, alleviate your mind let soul…

Haunting #tanka #haiku

Sequestered serpent a hiss poisoned with terror ignoring vermin you slither mad with warning emissary to fear , Time’s up! dread o clock a demented silence falls washing away escape

Silent night(memoir) #haibun

Silent night A dark starless hour craven owls hoot ominous notes hair stands, goosebumps flare the spirit veil is parted entities of malice breach . These are dangerous times to live in, to love in We have been forbidden and ordered apart I have chosen this night to say goodbye Desperate, we have come to…

Colours of emotion #poetry

Thirsting soul dry as desert breeze devouring indulging a lush sombrero of needs twirled brown with caution , but love lurks silent as shadows omniscient and lawless It feeds you, then feeds on you Ying and yang delight , Crazy lust dust pungent with desire A red mist with pink twist and Jasmine aphrodisiac A…

Farewell #poetry #haiku

free verse photo prompt Full moon filled with lust voyeur to love’s tet-a-tet alight with craving love untouched and pure bottled deep within her soul prisoner of fear Always it was him but she kept her secret close desire ignored traveller soon to go her passion unleashed in haste silhouetted hope special hidden place love’s…

Romance and Nature #sonnet #haiku

Auspicious weather comforting or turbulent still brings together Beneath the sky amidst the wild, love blooms The free wind sings of her and her desires Cold gusts draw her in while all around lust looms Warm breeze inflames her need, ignites deep fires The sun of day and moon of night alight Their greed for…

Time will tell #tanka

freeverserevolution writing prompt; the puzzle of life guaged by fated ticks and tocks unsolved mystery some crave some dread its passing each outcome for each choice deserved