Conscience

Ever wonder how lonely your conscience is, In a mind swirling with temptation? What do you see #48 Even in my mind Secrets roam clandestine streets Covert ideas Glowing in the dark Honest schemes at dishonest times When conscience threads corrupted thoughts Taking a wizened old form Brief, lest darkness sips in Besmirching its virgin…

The path we walk alone. #poetry

what do you see #46 Take a breath Calm your heartbeat A thump!…A sigh!… Step by step No time to lose Breathe… The journey is long And the day is hard But who knows what wakes in the night Sands that change Dunes that come alive Winds that thirst Quiet… Tread lightly… The shadows grow…

More than just words

what do you see #43 Can you show me where your love lies, Amidst these remnants from suitors, Pasted on the canvas of my heart. Can you tell me If love were a letter, what words would you use Would you write the pleasures concealed behind your virtuous lips, Scribe those desires too shameful to…

Risk and Reward

What do you see #41 image prompt: Hidden Soul Afraid of this world Blending in Watching dreams go by As fear reigns supreme No risk, no reward But in times such as these Caution we must take For while safety is an illusion Care is its contingency So go forth hidden one Explore your cornucopia…

Forget me not

What do you see #40 The world beyond the veil The veil not many know If ye be spiritual Ye must believe If ye be not Ye need only to feel Do you sense it at times Do you notice Those odd things that happen When what’s even is not given When one does not…

Introvert bliss

what do you see #38 Oh quiet one, Are those wonders that glisten in your eyes, Won’t you share the stories within Solitude A timid mind’s bliss Where mysteries unravel And adventure stirs within the soul As shyness wanes, courage takes control And the inner spirit calls Come to me it says Come be free…

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…

Seeking what is found

What do you see #32 photo prompt: Memories of us lie splayed before me As my body tingles and my pulse quickens Even now I feel the ghost of your embrace My mind falling down a chasm of carnality, Reminiscing upon the salted taste of your moist skin beneath silken Roman sheets and the red…

Ocean mysteries

what do you see #26 Poseidon roils and the sea turns wretched The sun is barely set yet the moon rises with indecent haste.. both are desperate, eager to be the last light in their memory For where they go, only darkness reigns Cold frigid winds billow, swirling and gusting from all directions Steering is…