Flowers…

Originally posted on Sue Vincent's Daily Echo:
  There were always flowers. Orchids pinned upon a mother’s breast, All lace and diamonds. Long black gloves And painted lips, As she left, laughing. A child who watched As the door closed. There were flowers… Yellow tulips, Cellophane and ribbon A girl who blushed As the…

With Summer Purpled Awe

Originally posted on O at the Edges:
With Summer Purpled Awe 1 No one wants to be forgotten or remembered for the wrong reasons, but how do we attain that sweet spot between regrettable and a barred door clanking shut? I was born in Louisiana. What happened next is that song living at the edge…

Narcissus

Narcissus I sigh with mirrored awe Adored sight viewed before In reflected sheen A great beauty seen Why strive for any more Alan Grace 22 June 2018 Jun 23 Awe

The Night of the Planets [Repost]

Originally posted on Fluffy Pool:
Prompt: Faith Original Prompt: Awe, June 23, 2016 Some people think that I dreamed the whole thing, but I know it really happened. I live in Arizona, U.S.A., in a suburb way south of a city called Scottsdale. Houses in this “community” are small and cheap, and many of them…

Rain From Clear Blue Sky

I was shiver and shaking again Pelted by lies and deceit It was an uncontrollable fit My bones hurt I was falling apart Until finally The sleep embraced me Before my final collapse Somebody had to save me right? I woke up a stranger A new person A new world A new life A blank…