Image- NataliaDrepina Autumn leaves adorned as jewels, In the dark I awaited death's cold kiss; As I lay beside prickly dried bramble, Autumn leaves adorned as jewels. A veneer of grace hiding my urges feral, A quick hiss of knife delivering eternal bliss; Autumn leaves adorned as jewels, In the dark I awaited death's cold... Continue Reading →
Inspired by November Writing Prompt- Logical Lies. Image @ Pixabay These logical lies, so painfully beautifulA grain of truth within, they compel me to seek;Wrapped in deceit, onion layers I peel. Clearly misunderstood, I'm often reassured;Into honest deception, I'm smoothly lured. An open secret, worth little hidden;Yet upon its reveal, a sweet sorrow I feel.... Continue Reading →
Sadje is the host of What Do You See #55, where we have to write an original story, poem or a caption inspired by the prompt picture. Image credit; Evan Clark@ Unsplash Balanced on the trunk I peekAzure waters deep where I seekLeft, right, left.. onwards I creepA reflection with eyes so bleakNow, they're marked... Continue Reading →
Leaning patterns in symmetryA display of arranged beauty,These half circles and tall scaleDo build our world in detailAs I look at the lines squaredI find my senses ensnared,Leaning patterns in symmetryA display of arranged beauty. Reena is the host of Reena's Exploration Challenge- The prompt #157 is the above picture. The Octelle is a poem... Continue Reading →
Image at Pixabay The wheels of time rollUshers in constant changesA new rhythm is born. Written for Reena's Exploration Challenge #156 and MLMM's Heeding Haiku with Chèvrefeuille- change. © 2020, Cozy Quiet Corner. All rights reserved.
Image by Jr Korpa at Unsplash Introspection Inward glance, I walk along mind's dusty lanesInner sanctum churns, trapped beneath icy idealsImprisoned instinct festers, caged in ivory wallsImpaled memories surface, wounds weeping redInfected emotions flood, invading psyche's tenetsInterred images, once immune to incitement, now invite impure intentionsIdentity, born of insanity This is my first attempt at... Continue Reading →
Image- Benjamin @ Unsplash The mystical allure of moonenchants midnight gazes,Cradled in night's cocoonindulged in ardor's grace;She lures with nightingale's croonre-uniting lovers in pain,Symbolising hope she grants boonsadorned in imperfect stain. Luminescent spirit sparking lagoonshe carves path pitched dark,Her magic drawn in runesoothes souls in healing spark. At her sight we swoonglorified in ballads ancient,At... Continue Reading →