walk along snow-dusted fence lines, lit by the fading light * and find peace amidst the shadows, in the embrace of the Winter's chill * for now is the time of dreaming, as night begins its descent * and now is the time for planning, as we await the renewals of Spring * so walk... Continue Reading →
Victim? she felt sick seeing him there performing his songs as if he didn't have a care in the world after everything he'd put her through everything he'd done to her and to those she loved seeing him so blithely carefree set her guts to roiling * she carried the knife in her bag for protection... Continue Reading →
This post is in response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Change. Don golden garments Dance through the spiralling year Winter soon will come I love this time of year - as summer shifts into autumn, greens fading into gold. With this week's theme I thought I'd capture that change in progress. I hope you like them.
Riverboat idling Amidst the harvest sun’s glee Youthful dreams recalled The child’s wants expressed In wildly scattered glitter River flowing on It took me quite a long time to decide what to write to accompany these pictures. I knew that I wanted to express at least one of the ways in which they fit the Weekly... Continue Reading →
Emergence Clad in umber tones, arising from winter’s sleep with the promise of a young sun’s caress, with tentative steps the maiden begins her dance upon the eternal spiral, embracing the innocence of snowdrops in fresh bloom. I'd not originally planned this to be for Cee's Which Way Challenge - I knew I wanted... Continue Reading →
Christmas Market Excitement frissons upon the air, heightened by mingled scents of seasonal fare, aromatic spices and savoury smells infusing an anticipatory atmosphere as winter revelries commence. Joyous laughter from young and old echoes through hearts numbed by the chill of dark days, connecting self with society, with life and future hope as the past... Continue Reading →
Daylight dims as the wheel turns, encroaching darkness held at bay by autumn’s vibrant expression, a flame-like conflagration painted across nature’s canvas. Seeds settle to ground, cradled amidst fallen leaves; future’s promise nurtured by yesteryear’s sacrifice. A balance of life and death. Time to reflect and remember all that passed before as earth transitions into... Continue Reading →
In amongst the minutiae, the everyday, the hither and thither of life rushing by - there’s no time to talk, no time to rest, no time… Stop. Take a breath. Tilt your face to the sun. Feel the warmth on your skin. The world will wait. See the beauty of the budding trees, the blossom... Continue Reading →