THROUGH THE SANDS

  And when they danced she would hold him, her perfume by his face, his hands as her strength as they waltzed through their current as the tides swept the shore, through love and labour, to the first born, still born, through the twins who stopped the tears and the girls who tied the bows […]

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THE STORY

  How does the heart still pump, how does the blood still run when these feet won’t move?   How do the bones not break, how does this skin not shed when these hands cannot hold?   We dress ourselves in solid shields of security (see this shining steel) that cannot sooth the single soul […]

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OUR TALES IN TIME

  Time turns; living, loving, leaving, moving, unpacking belongings from battered boxes neath a new roof my thoughts will soon echo through, the faithful and familiar find prized places in new positions. All that has changed is the clock I hang on a new hook in this new home. For time, like life, never stays […]

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THE BLIND ASSASSIN; HALLOWEEN HORROR STORY

  another reblog of my short story for the season of the witch and the rising dead… Happy Reading… A Short Horror Story.        I don’t remember what happened before, no clue as to who I was, what I was, but afterwards, everything that happened afterwards is a completely different story, because when […]

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THE LIGHT WE ARE

  There is a light, Amid the shadows, Within our slumber, There is a light, That never flickers, That cannot stumble. There is a light, In the very breath That feeds us, There is a light, In every loving eye That sees us. There is a light, In every dream We dare to hope for, […]

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