Bubbled

Deception holds these walls in placedenial renders them invisible I am a dreamer floatingin a bubbled realm…safe Breathe softly, stillthe midnight air,calm the innerchildren,sing tenderlullabiesof forever…pretend Solitude lendsperfectionto daily noise I am invisiblemotionlessfree…. deluded. (For Reena’s Xploration challenge: writing from inside the bubble.Image my own)

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Dear Seagull

This woman you think you seeface hidden behind lensshe is but an illusion Flesh camouflaging spirit –her soul, wingedsoars beside you. (For Reena’s Exploration challenge: illusion; and Bird Weekly challenge: seagulls.)

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ME/CFS

These words illusion portray vibrancy of life belie the mundane wicked exhaustion my truth drudgery daily routine. (For Ronovan Writes Weekly Haiku Challenge: wicked/ mundane; and BrewNSpew’s prompt: illusion.  Forgive me for indulging in a moment of self-pity.  Post celebration crash normal.  Image from personal collection.)

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Lapses in Light

The sky donned a mask today – clouds contriving a hoax – like a great, feathered beast emerging from the heavens, bearing down on me – Silly, this trepidation, this superstitious sentimentality – both clouds and I know this is only illusion – sun still rules the skies… (Willow Poetry poses the weekly challenge:  What […]

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