Stories tagged “DESPAIR”

  • In Memoriam Bliss / Empty-handed (poem)

    To dream such dreams,

    to banish despair with the conjured light of face and form,

    drawn perfectly from decades ago--

    such is the magic of faerie wings and moon beams.

    In that twisting and infinite moment,

    perhaps a reflection of what was in another time …

    Posted 4 months ago
  • Bleakness

    A little bit of bleakness had settled into her heart and she was fighting herself to shake it off.

    Normally, she was a hopeful person. She did most things with a smile. Today, however, a truth had crept into her heart that she had fought for months to ke…

    Posted 3 years ago
  • Scream

    How I scream

    Louder I scream

    When did I become this person

    I tear myself apart

    And lose the pieces along the way

    There's no going back from here

    But that's okay

    How I don't know

    But forward is the only way to go

    The tears prickle, always ready

    Brimming fu…

    Posted 5 years ago