Hands #wwwblogs

It was nothing, at first A little less energy A little more illness Just another normal In a busy life It transformed To sickness A parade of hospitals And treatments With time passing onward Years were suspended A kind of in-between My body slowly returning An awkward perennial Trying to bloom again But damage was … Continue reading Hands #wwwblogs

Building

The sky does not seek the sun Instead holding fast To her starry darkness A little longer Movement is slow A near underwater Ballet Each step resistance The fire glows brightly Sunlight to my spirit Comforting and coaxing My mind to awaken Reluctance lingers The memory of sleep An inviting bed Urging me back The … Continue reading Building

Vast #wwwblogs

Endless skies to chase As my feet dream Their way across the ground Through fields as far As that horizon can hold One distant finish line Awaiting our time To reach it ~ Caroline A. Slee

Shimmering Scales #MondayBlogs

Those human voices Over and over Human voices With lost humanity They shift our shimmer Into colder depths Sinuous swimmers We dive in our play Bubbles breaking towards the surface Chasing those voices That speak such careless words They have forgotten As we sink further That words Make powerful magic Sending empires tumbling Into ruin … Continue reading Shimmering Scales #MondayBlogs

On the Sea

I see the moon Refracted infinitely Reflected over ripples and waves She guides night's sailors Over calm seas I see the moon Rising into midnight Smiling her benevolence Down upon us Sinner or saint alike I see the moon As I stand between worlds At the edge of the water Ready to slip my skin … Continue reading On the Sea

Dreaming Nights ~ #MondayBlogs

The stars smile down beyond the bonfire blaze crystals piercing the veil of velvet night We awaken something primal an animal ancestor who seeks the darkness ready to run into abandon The winter nights almost pagan in their beauty call to the god within us at rest behind distraction A better self rising into power … Continue reading Dreaming Nights ~ #MondayBlogs

Outcropping #wwwblogs

Sometimes the distance Gives only a glimmer A single light standing Somewhere in the darkness Hope is a lonely path Living isolated On rocky outcroppings Saving seafarers from certain death The pain of that beacon Is a reckoning The price for cheating death From greedy depths We trade devotion For a stay of execution And … Continue reading Outcropping #wwwblogs