Awakening

I want to drink in the world And weep as its beauty engulfs me To be reborn within times’ pendulum swing And exist on the cusp of this deluge Of thought and emotion How could I witness this revelation? The perfect unity of love, life, purity and light Unearthed within a solitary moment of clarity […]

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The Cruelest Master

Oh love… how tender you appear With the fairest of guises You set a hero upon a fools pedestal A king upon a broken throne A lonely man to walk a crowded street A whore to kiss a prophet’s feet Yet still we pursue  That which we can never truly keep For love is the […]

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Waves

We are like waves That crash upon the shore Only to be taken in By the sand’s embrace Absorbed into its gentle grace Some of us Are docile waves That ebb and flow And some of us are Troubled tidal waves Primal and dark Dangerous and deep With secrets to keep And others are the […]

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Free

With every word he spoke Free As free as the waves That crash upon the shore As free as the sunrise That signals the new dawn That’s what he was to me With every word he spoke Free As free as unbridled love That lives and breathes and grows As free as the stars that […]

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Lost Youth

The exuberance of youth! Children laughing, shouting, talking It’s painful to think that one must be a child To feel that alive Was I like that once?  Did I shudder with excitement at the thought of anything and everything?  Will I ever feel that alive again? Perhaps… And then again, perhaps no… © Julie Gray If you’re […]

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Discover Prompts, Day 2: Open

Hi everyone, I enjoyed the first prompt exercise I did the other day so I’m going to keep at it and see how well it improves my writing flow (although, I have been fairly creative lately so it hasn’t been too much of an issue as yet). There’s always time for the creative flow to […]

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