For Hallowe’en

I am Cimmeriandwell in dark placesworship gloom Mythical mysterysocial odditythrive unseen Approach with fearI will devour youCuriosity evokes rage Compassion confusesmight shift closerthen surely disappear.

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Happy Hallowe’en All

Night, ghouls haunt, heroes race, pirates swagger – slowed only by the weight of treasure and oversized costumes warmly packed – It’s Hallowe’en! Kids delight parents sigh. (Today’s prompts are: Fandango – weight, Ragtag Community – costume, and Daily Addictions – signal.)  

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Parents Beware! (A Hallowe’en Tale)

Warily watching innocents parading on the edge of darkness, portraits of miniature monsters, haunting deserted streets. Howls from a  local asylum, like sirens, scream of wizards, devious deviners hovering over fresh young blood. Heart beating irrationally, I pause to calm my breath – turn to find my charge gone disappeared into the haze. I retrace […]

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Parents Beware!

Warily watching innocents parading on the edge of darkness, portraits of miniature monsters haunting deserted streets. Howls from a local asylum like sirens scream of wizards, devious deviners hovering over fresh young blood Heart beating irrationally, I pause to calm my breathing, turn to find my charge gone, disappeared in the haze. I retrace my steps – […]

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