21:7 Moments of deep silence fall upon the world, while you remain centered in a forest with a lake. You never let your reflection fall on water, too rippled, too revealing but now you can’t move away. Either side, you’re back into wilderness.
21:6 Judged me, all those years ago, and rated me on a page, never pursuing… never wondering who I could become. Dismissed and forgotten, fate sealed before it began.
21:5 Inaudible to my life, to the things I need to say, to shout, to understand. Plugged up ears block out the noise, while the throat closes and traps in your words. No one will know, because you can’t overcome yourself.
21:4 It begins with knowing it will end. Life will always end, we can’t escape that. Prepare your days of living, knowing you are dying.
Written for my Reading as a Writer assessment, similar to my Sphere-shaped Emptiness poem. 21:3 Black void, floating without purpose, deceptive surface smooth to see, but anything reaching out to it is sucked in. No resistance, with no disturbance to its perfect sphere shape. Dark night and clouds blend it into life, barely noticed asContinue reading “Poem idea”
Written for my Reading as a Writer assessment, inspired by the anime-style script I also wrote (posted today). Similar to the sonnet posted yesterday but some lines altered to fit better. 21:2 Haunted memories force us out, fleeing enclosed spaces to greet the night and rain. Sit upon this sturdy crutch, have the stain ofContinue reading “Poem idea”
First version of a sonnet written for my Reading as a Writer assessment. Based off a scene in the Fallen Wing anime scripts (episode six). 21:1 Haunted memories force us out, fleeing enclosed spaces to greet the night and rain. Sit upon this sturdy crutch, have the stain of blood wash away and turn theContinue reading “Poem idea”
Written for an exercise in my Reading as a Writer class. Each line was taken randomly from other previously written poems. 20:160 The first time it happened opening tune, the instructions are simple the world is cruel. The other me. Selective, we fall with the snow to ask if there’s some mistake, he searched forContinue reading “Poem idea”
Another poem that came from a Reading as a Writer exercise, this one on sonnets. 20:159 She refused to marry the wizard And so was cursed to a hideous form, Her castle trapped in an eternal blizzard Isolated and alone, left to mourn. Should she have given in and married him? Leaving all her subjectsContinue reading “Poem idea”
This one came from an exercise during my Reading as a Writer class. 20:158 Rentable yurt, for all your scaring needs, create the perfect Halloween party, an opportunity to scream! What better place than the woods to in-still the atmosphere of this holiday season, come and experience the fear! Scare-wars are encouraged don’t let yourContinue reading “Poem idea”