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…

Banking

A lock of hair finds its way into my mouth My shadow skips along I walk unencumbered The tiny flame in my heart burning bright Kindled with painstaking care May it glow forevermore Casting its light on you and I For I am banking on…

Silver Hair Replies (prompt 23 and 24, Hour 19)

I want to burn Not like a match’s golden flame, Or fiery pixels in an online warrior’s game. Not lava red or like a blinding solar flare; Not glowing embers or a sharp prismatic glare. I will fill my lungs with uncorrupted light, Intimidate with…

20. Money is Light

Money is Light Pouring all over me Washing my heart Soothing my muscles Clearing my voice Opening my path Money is Light Pouring all over me Money is Light Healing all that is Money is Light Coming from within Shining like a bright star All…

When Night Descends

Rain melts the twilight sky as cresting waves pound the shoreline. Wind lift me up, let me swim in the Milky Way – its raspberry sweetness on my tongue, as dreams pass this dreamer by. I caress the stars above, kiss the moon with tender lips,…

No Longer Forsaken

Come, dust my eyes. Sleep I cannot find. Swallow the bitter, powdery lumps of violent truth, as night descends. Fickle favor forsaking me. Rail against ironies, injustice, isolation, self-pity. Plead my case on golden streets in vain.           “Hear I am!…

Before Darkness

Before darkness was known… There was only light! Yet darkness was shown; As to illuminate the night. Before darkness was dark… It made all creatures blind. They heard the singing of a lark; And heard only words of the kind. Before darkness was named; It…