Pieces of the Divine. A haiku tale

Sometimes a feeling of joy engulfs you, A gift from the universe. Where happiness comes from the most unlikely places. September blossom Star reflecting the heavens Libra’s pure delight When the focus is on you, your beauty shines true. Dewdrops on petals Clinging to wisps of summer Eager for autumn Reminiscing, but also Anticipating. Symbol…

Being positive in a negative world #poetry and prose

Some places speak distinctly. Certain dark gardens cry aloud for a murder; certain old houses demand to be haunted; certain coasts are set apart for shipwrecks. When inklings of foreboding disperse, Instinct dulls the colours all round, Fear taints nature’s beauty, And trepidation turns all things gray. But sometimes there is nowhere left to go…

Secret Admirer

Is it your smile that dazzles me The softness of your voice that comforts me The light in your eyes scrying my future joys Am I selfish for thinking you are the answer Presumptuous for dreaming you can want me too I’d like to tell you- I’m under your spell I’d like to speak my…

Behind the Beauty (An etheree)

Gifted with beauty, cursed with seduction Is it her fault she evokes such lust Is she wrong to wield it and gain To flaunt her ruby red hair Honey sweet lips that tease Tapered waist and hips A classy dame lythe with lies Clever and Sly Vibrant Cursed yet graced What choice to make Envied…

What Lies Within #haibun

Colleen’s weekly challenge . What lies within It is said that beauty lies in the eye of the beholder But I’ve come to see that if you look close enough You can find beauty almost anywhere. I’ve come to find that if you love dispassionately, Like the benevolent rain that falls upon all beneath it…

Forgotten Dreams

What is a broken dream Where does hope go when it leaves a wary soul When sparks of happiness flicker and fade amidst despair If only we could see across the astroplane Into the world of forgotten dreams If only we could witness their virtue and wonder The beauty they bring to the forlorn realm…

The Power of Imagination (A Crown Cinquain)

Colleen’s weekly challenge, what do you see photo prompt, Listen Can you hear it An echo from the past Mysteries lost within fossils Untold Observe Use the mind’s eye Release your inner child And see the world that used to be Explore Whisper and be agile- whilst in this great big world For giants reigned,…

When dreams come true (Fantasy poetry and prose)

The Spellcaster’s bond Where dreams and nightmares are shared At reality’s end The time was ripe The portends aligned Stars in that evening sky sparkled with auspicious glee And the air thrummed with a savory taste Our hands were linked in a vespers of incantation Seeking the blip between two worlds, The one we live…

8 Trees I’d want in my garden

Hi guys, I bring cheer and tranquility with me in this piece. I walked out to a nearby open space in the neighborhood and got inspired to write this tree post. While here, I thought of the trees I’d love to have in my fantasy garden. So I came up with these. I also included…