Intrigued by the darker perspective. My short observations from the mind and soul bare my fascination with the darkly unique.
Contradiction In Black

  I see the inside from far outside the boundaries While images of the exterior come from deep within…

Contradiction In Black

  I see the inside from far outside the boundaries While images of the exterior come from deep within…

Night Train (A Nightmare Concluded)

Night Train (A Nightmare Concluded)

Some of you may recognize the first image from a prior flash fiction piece of mine entitled  “A Nightmare To Remember” . I had always intended to continue with that story and finally found a suitable image that inspired the rest of the story. This is a bit different in style to the original piece but tells the continuing story of the character’s quest for what lies below…… I hope you enjoy it…

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Within

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Once again I find myself within these confines Walls closing in while freedom can’t be reached Tantalizingly close yet so frustratingly far away Impenetrable barriers that can’t be breached Self imposed imprisonment of the mind My thoughts become the bars of this cage Imagination slammed shut and locked tight While absence of ideas illustrates my rage

 

Incarcerated within the framework of…

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Golden Gift Of Memory

Golden Gift Of Memory

To all my wordpress friends. I found myself writing what I thought was going to be a poem from the lighter side and the importance of memories, when one specific line came to me and changed the entire theme. As someone who has the unfortunate circumstance of witnessing the ravages of both Alzheimer’s disease and early onset dementia in two of my family members, I suddenly realized this piece was…

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Silent Scream

It has the power to make the night come alive To paint the darkness vivid with invisible color…

Silent Scream

It has the power to make the night come alive To paint the darkness vivid with invisible color…

Lighthouse

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Standing like a sentinel along cliffs edge Listening to the crashing surf all these years Watching ever vigilant as ships pass in the night So as to provide safe passage to the masses Lifeless tower seemingly with a vitality to behold Holding the secrets of the ocean selfishly  So many lives were lost on this guardians watch What toll did surf and rocks treachery take?

 

Turning a brilliant…

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World Vision

Gaze upon the truths and many lies Both told with thoughtful conviction Harsh realities so abundantly clear…

World Vision

Gaze upon the truths and many lies Both told with thoughtful conviction Harsh realities so abundantly clear…

Milestones

So it seems that the other day (June 28th to be exact) was the one year anniversary of my first post here on wordpress. I am not much for birthdays or anniversaries but this is one that I can accept with open arms. Since my taking the leap and deciding to share my words with the WP public, I have made new friends, collaborated with some AMAZING writer’s and poets, and have had the privilege of…

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