Monthly Archives: June 2014

Tempest

Birds were chirping outside as the night sky took on that summer hue of blue he’d grown to dread. Very deliberately, he tossed his phone onto the couch without looking at the time. The alarm was set and over on … Continue reading

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Discharge

Each day bears with it in passing as daylight dies, A muted roar, Deafening silence, Beneath storm-shrouded skies. The air is thick with anticipation, Pressure building, Stale, bitter cold, Smothering sensation. My heart is an abused drum, Which within my … Continue reading

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Funeral

As four sons carried their deceased father, And placed his battle-scarred body, Atop an unlit pyre, I began to realise something ~ About these perplexing Norsemen. They shed brief tears as the pyre is lit, Mourn while the flames still … Continue reading

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