Chosen One. #shortfiction

What do you see #53. At the witching hour In the dead of night Who will dare to bear the torch of hope. And knock at death’s door. Dread stains the silent night And stars grow distant All watching, All afraid. For dark things are coming, Things that loathe the light. The ancient prophecy foretells;…

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…

Man Vs Nature #haibun

Colleen’s challenge photo prompt Spy in the thickets camouflaged behind that lens incessant voyeur filming death’s emissary Upclose, flirting with danger Wildlife extraordinaire, Balaji Malliswamy, pit his revered arsenal of filming skills against the apex predator of the deep. Hiding in the vicinity of the mother gator’s burrow, surveilling her every move. But unbeknownst to…

The Cave Of Mysteries (A collaboration post)

Hello everyone. Me and Pooja of lifefinewhine are back at it with our second collaboration. It was so cool writing with her the first time that we just had to have an encore. You can find our first collaboration, Stalker here But for now enjoy this thrilling adventure. Pooja wrote in the bold italics and…

Disguised in Love (fiction and poetry)

She loves me! She loves me not! My fear chokes hope in its noxious grip they dance in a deadly tet-a-tet along my fragile heartstrings She wants me! Oh yes she does! But for what I do not know I feel it in my bones a warning, ominous and yet exciting an icy sinister chill…

Celeste and the god of doom ( prose and poetry)

what do you see So many had fallen! So many had withered away in hopelessness For seven years the land had moaned the sun’s demise Seven long years of anguish and death Seven years of Belokor’s revenge But as heroes fell and crumbled all around, Celeste prepared horned her skills and sharpened her mind Driven…