Soaring

Soaring Pulled upwards, pulled higher Reaching the limits, the edge of heaven Tow rope released, cut from the wire Finger the controls, my touch soft Circling through the sky, wingtips level. Cruising through the thermals, causing me to lift Twist and turn, push on through Catch the next pocket, the energy not missed Eyes open,…

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My Own Man

My Own Man Made the decision, the hard call To be here, by myself; do it on my own. The phone doesn’t beep, doesn’t ring at all Got to be my own man, got to do this alone. No one here this evening, no one here at night No one here in the morning, her…

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The Fisherman

The Fisherman I have finally decided to sit down and write something. I had this idea come to during the day and I had to write it down to work on tonight. This is a metaphoric story, try to figure out what the actual subject is. The sky was dark; small rays of warmth pierced…

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26 Associations

26 Associations One way to get your mind to break out of the mould is to force it to think differently. When I say differently I mean, not at all. To do this, I think of a word and then, taking the last letter of that word, think of a word starting with that letter.…

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Void

Void Soldiers stand strong, bracing for the push Blind trust forms as enemies breach the walls Swords swishing solidly, slicing through skulls They fight as one, defending the common good Day after day, they battle through the bush Their bonds stay strong, even as their fellow falls Through the night, they begin to mull Looking…

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Darkness

Darkness sleepushingently awarenesslipslowly wordslidelegantly ambiencebbsilently eyelidstooprecariously quenchopeventually. I haven’t written anything in a while, due to all the other things I’ve been working on. However, I decided that I had to do something. Wanted to start with something small that contains a simple idea. It worked well, took me a little while to get the…

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