It burns and sizzles This potion you infuse It chars my veins All that runs through them Is a clammy, creepy venom Shooting up my starved brain Conjuring images of disdain Bringing to life all my fears; I crumble as black fumes Encased in gloomy thoughts
The Friday Challenge #FromOneLine 269 prompt is a perfect reminder to live in the moment.
They danced with such abandon Stars swirling at their feet Clouds of glitter on their stage Flamingo pink skies of dusk Delicately embraced the twilight Only dreams can play music such Lyrics mingled with the heart’s rush What is life, but what it is today Live in the fleeting moment, for January would tell a different story
#SenseWrds is a #writing #prompt that challenges the #writer to not include the given prompt words. Here is my take on the three words – shadow, mingling, and azure. #VisualArt is generated using Wombo Dream AI.
The rolling mist lies heavy On slopes, green and dewy Where the infinite firmament Meets the slanting hillocks A chilly breeze is entrapped In hues of grayish-blues Touching souls with a tingle Of thoughts, from distant times When pine-filled aroma rose From cottages, musky and old And forgotten stories were told
#SenseWrds is an interesting #writing #prompt as it challenges the #writer to not include the given prompt words. Here is my take on the three words – hollow, street, and winding. #VisualArt is generated using Wombo Dream AI.
They ran through the alleys Children, free of all care; For a game of hide-and-seek In the yonder orchard They stopped a bit for a peek In the hole of the tree trunk Where a bird had laid eggs They climbed up to branches Bursting with succulent fruit; Then, scrambled down hurriedly Before being caught red-handed
Loneliness is magical Dewy tears in a dark space Conjuring images of you; Breathless whispers turn To a white noise, yet Sleep eludes, and I embrace Another wakeful night. When the fog rolls in The mist kisses all of me Warm, clammy, musky. Wild scents of promises Permeates, as muted sighs Only to remind of tenderness And endless snuggles Under winter afghans!