A KISS BEFORE THE FALL

  I stood on plains, broad & boisterous, as our ancestors whispered the wisdom fickle fellows have since forgotten and on my cheek, as if the final fall of grace from greed, the kiss of zephyr washed it’s hand of what’s to come. Allowed and photographs by Damien B. Donnelly  Inspired by a Twitter poetry prompt […]

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UNFINISHED

  I am a being blown from baby to boundaries to bondage and breathless on contrary winds that offer no warning and cast no conscience towards direction, I am a wave caught on a current in a reversed ocean, swimming up to dive deeper, going out to come undone, exposed in my raw unreadiness, a […]

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KEPT SILENT

  Worries weaves beneath the skin like filagree all twists and thin, but secrets seep as veins grow violent for nothing comes of sins kept secret. All words and photographs by Damien B. Donnelly Inspired by A Twitter prompt ‘Kept Silent’ from #Written River

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A COLD KISS

  I hung you from the rafters in the corner by the door, the flower all fine and false that you thought I would adore, but your hand was all I wanted and your kiss to keep the most, but I was dead and you were living and you said you wouldn’t kiss a ghost. All […]

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JOY IN BETWEEN

  Bones break, hearts hurt, love is lost, birth is the beginning of death, in between there is joy: waste not being weak All words and photographs by Damien B. Donnelly Poetry prompt Weak from Micropoetry on Twitter

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FALL IN SUMMER

  I watched you like a scent of summer, like a wave on the water, like time too tender to trust, vanish as if never begun. All words and photographs by Damien B. Donnelly Poetry prompt from Micropoetry on Twitter

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SUMMER RAIN

  Left burning in a bed of broken limbs and lies winer was wild but her summer rain settled beneath his skin and sunk with a sting. All words and photographs by Damien B. Donnelly Poetry prompt of Summer Rain from @ShapePoetry on Twitter

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