Helter-Skelter

Her life had once seemed the epitome of perfection for this shining White Lady before the walls of her ivory tower were first penetrated and then slowly demolished over the course of some amount of time. She had been unceremoniously unseated her from her throne, held as prisoner, and then exiled. Now she wandered past … Continue reading Helter-Skelter

⁂ Asterism ⁂

Past, the star that dimmest shone, Still lit the sky with light so clear And bore its way deep through my soul Still lighting paths my life to steer ⁂ Present, the star that’s flickered most, Teaching me of love and pain Grows still Wisdom’s silvery threads In my heart, my hair, my brain ⁂ … Continue reading ⁂ Asterism ⁂

Furrowed

His brow furrowed when he saw the penmanship. He could usually tell exactly how she was by her hand. This note was wasn’t her normal everyday perfection. There was an urgency and something else he couldn’t pinpoint. It intrigued him. ⁂ Sammi Scribbles Weekend Writing Prompt Ergo… Use the word furrowed and write a piece … Continue reading Furrowed

Silhouette

She saw his silhouette through the window. It had been an age and a half, maybe two, since they’d seen each other and yet she knew him the instant she saw his profile. He was exactly as he had always been, exactly as she remembered. Even if it had been a lifetime, she still would … Continue reading Silhouette