Monthly Archives: December 2017

Petitions (A Collaborative Piece)…

  I am so pleased to present this work of art and I am lucky to have been a part of this collaborative effort.  To be in the presence of such wonderful poets is a true honor. I encourage you … Continue reading

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Redoubt…

  I built a wall of fire around the empty space you left at night, white-knuckled I sit here, gripping my blade knees to chest heart keeps beat to an agonizing song I listen to the howling from beyond the … Continue reading

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SisterHeart…

She was a shieldmaiden and nothing spread such a bright smile across my bloodstained cheeks so quickly than the sight of her riding into my camp Thunder-hoofed retinue banners caught in the winds of victory fire and ash flying among … Continue reading

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Poet’s Love Song

Originally posted on Brave & Reckless:
As I think about my blessings this Christmas Eve, I am filled with gratitude for the love, support, friendship, inspiration and mentorship that I have received from the WordPress writer’s community.  It has been…

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An Ember of Her Beauty…

    How long since I lost the War Queen’s favor? Since I have painted my eyes with the black of The Morrigan? Sung the keening notes of my WarSong to the stars? I danced amid the shadows of the … Continue reading

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Quench…

we had sated ourselves and plummeted through a ceiling of stars upended each other’s cup holding them above our trembling lips with tongues extended to catch every last drop dragging fingers around the rim to gather what remnants we could … Continue reading

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Far Away from Here…

I wasn’t imagining it. Despite what I kept trying to tell myself…. I could definitely make out the clouds on the horizon now. The faintest color of soft pink around the edges. I hoped she hadn’t seen it yet… Our … Continue reading

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Bully…

Originally posted on My Sword and Shield….:
Sunny Day Sky of purest blue 75 degrees Window down 35mph Busy street old part of the city Pass a school yard about 100yrds of Blacktop Private School uniforms black and red kids…

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Charmeuse and Chiffon…

  Maybe I was here some time before my time maybe I can go back to when she was an avatar of all my passion and joy when, in these worlds together entwined, we spiraled around this dance floor she, … Continue reading

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Sweet Tea…

Like ancient Circe against her loom she leans on the weathered door frame Her hand hold her golden hair in a heap atop her head hoping that the warm breeze will bring some relief to the nape of her neck … Continue reading

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