Spirit Speaks-Rachel Finch/Bruised But Not Broken

Originally posted on Bruised But Not Broken:
Spirit speaks and she hears the? cosmos whisper her name.? Clothed in a blanket of stars? she looks upward, the sky? reminding her of her worth.? With divine love in her veins? and withcraft on her lips she? reclaims her destiny and folds? to the bend of the…

Currents-Sarah Doughty/Heartstring Eulogies

Originally posted on Heartstring Eulogies:
“These moments remind me of you and every moment our lips touched.” I feel the cold raindrops on my warm skin, lightning flashing in the sky and thunder crackling in the wind, sending a current through my senses. These moments remind me of you and every moment our lips touched.…

Moon Ate the Dark Challenge: 1WiseWoman/Despite Darkness

Originally posted on Brave and Reckless:
Everywhere I look There are people Who don’t want to be here Distracted by daily routines Lost among the sheep Devoured by darkness Complacency kills So many ways to leave the moment Rabidly awaiting revered rapture Golden light is coveted The secret has already been discovered And is standing…

Gemini-Zelda Reville/A Sea of Illusions

Originally posted on Zelda Reville:
i We do not fight it out but, rather, sit?like two, three or even?five half-faced?strangers wearing holey jester’s masks and rough silk punching gloves. We?study each other’s faces and think ourselves?very?skilled in?the?art of concealment. A quick, greedy snatch of?a?furrowed brow seems to tell her all that she assumes to know;…

Survive

Originally posted on Piece by Piece HB:
You feel it in the air sometimes lingering in its repetition In its own rendition of?the sound made by swarms of bees Buzzing In hives that?Survive the strands of time In time Still stinging and ringing In metaphorical ears that even after all these years Still kinda sound…

With Starlight for Dessert

Originally posted on Insights from "Inside":
Spontaneous collaboration, compiled from comments, with the ridiculously brilliant Ward Clever. We’ve been eating word salad With obfuscation vinaigrette At a table set with bewilderment In a confuse booth With the daze de resistance And an after-dinner cafe misto-fied Will we ever get our just desserts? ?…

Find Me

Originally posted on A Lion Sleeps in the Heart of the Brave:
(A re-post because this feels right today) There is no quiet in the wicked night Where shadows are birthed Writhing through sleep shrouded eyes Rousing her into aphotic collection Impelled toward dark thorn forest Seizing her decrepit parody Limbs whip her pallid face…

Devout

Originally posted on Brave and Reckless:
Inspired by S.K. Nicholas’ prose piece Sweetheart I have worn my armor so devoutly buckled on thick titanium plates donned my Templar helm until only eyes only mouth were visible let this armor become my prison a soldier in silent battle on an empty field ? I have treated…

Leia-Zelda Raville/A Sea of Illusions

Originally posted on Zelda Reville:
Raise your head, Leia; for I now refuse the bow that you offer me as an acknowledgement. Why must you let some senseless being enter you and change you from the inside? Let me take all the mockery and bruises that eat at your skin everyday, let me kiss the butterfly stains on these scraped elbows – they are…

Infirmary…-Eric Syrdal/My Sword and Shield….

Originally posted on My Sword and Shield….:
here she finds me here in this abandoned wing of my soul sanitarium tuberculosis ward red black stains upon the floor whisping sheets of gauze flutter in an unfeelable breeze I have retrieved it again and clutch it against my chest as if I could put it back…

Constellations-Hudson Biko Mwalagho/Piece by Piece HB

Originally posted on Piece by Piece HB:
the constellations disappear behind backdrops of raindrops and tranquility As raindrops of light drop fleetingly into an infinity of darkness In patches that patch us together ; As drops of tranquility pour amongst patches of darkness in patches of our own infinity , as constellations appear. ? © Hudson…