Poetry

Loving A Recluse

It would be easier If I could peer into your soul Without need of untangling mysteries From the vines of your lips Coiled around each syllable Choking every honest word Through your apprehensive smile If only I could part The gossamer curtains Revealing the stained window To your heart Sheltering the things You wish to… Continue reading Loving A Recluse

Fiction

Bite of Ecstasy

She never believed in vampires until she found herself cornered by one in the shadowed backroad to her house. But her throat didn’t tense around a panicked scream, instead it relaxed on her exhale of intrigue. Though the intensity of his malachite eyes chilled her bones with an awareness of danger, she didn’t cower nor… Continue reading Bite of Ecstasy

Poetry

Murderer

I’ve ventured too deep Within myself Without hope of return From chambers better left Unopened Trapped in purgatory Where the sillage of rot Traipses the dark stillness As heavy clouds Mournful shadows wafting Above bare bones and decay Slain ideas Gutted thoughts And strangled memories Spread before me In senseless carnage Provoking a cry for… Continue reading Murderer

Fiction

Zodiac – Weekend Writing Prompt #106

His mouth hung in awe as light stippled her limbs in an ethereal shimmer of zodiacal constellations. It could’ve been an impressive trick, but her panicked gaze probed his for answers he couldn’t give to her anomaly. He only knew she wasn’t human. This weekend's Sammiscribbles challenge was a lot harder than the previous ones… Continue reading Zodiac – Weekend Writing Prompt #106