Hour Twenty: Spectrum

the spectrum of questions and stories.     Source: An erasure culled out from P.116 from the novel ‘ A million little pieces by James Frey.

4:00 AM – Turn Off the Light (Hour 20)

Turn Off the Light (4:00 AM – Hour 20) ~ DĀ², @d2poetry   When my mind is racing And there no clarity insight Just lower the music and Turn off the light   When my body is achingĀ  And I do not feel right Just…

Candlelight flickering Feathery wings flitter fast Drawn to flame means death (Hour 20/Haiku)

Spite Light

Can you see? Shall I turn on the light? Are you scared? Shall I turn on the light? Are you lost? Shall I turn on the light? Have you lost something other than yourself? Shall I turn on the light? I won’t. You are a…

Our Son Swabe

We might have lost our Aria Aria Butterfly We are glad she is in a better place We still count God’s blessings And His amazing grace Son, you are our reason Our reason for everything We will be your sun and moon And everything in…

Light In Darkness (hour 20, prompt 20)

Star light, star bright A million tiny points of light Scattered ‘cross a velvet sky Like a jewelry store just seen at night There’s light in every darkness If one just looks to see I know a thing or 12 about this Because there’s a…

Hour 20 Prompt: Sleepless

Rise and fall- the rhythm of life I hear her mellow breath By my side. The room is dark Not quite black For in my palm An enchanted rock Glows blue white Fighting against the darkness Encroaching, shrouding My weary face Saggy eyes Ruffled, tousled…

The Hour of Darkness

In this, the hour of darkness May you keep faith May it shine like a beacon coating the shadows in everlasting light.

The Only Bright Thing are my Eyes

It’s dawn already. But last night, my eyes were tortured By the insane intensity of my phone’s backlight. I wept. I fell asleep, only to locate my phone With no torch light close by. It’s difficult seeing in the dark. It’s even more difficult staring…