Burden Unburdened

They made you feel like a burden, borne by those stronger than thee. They would push, pull & carry, help but complain constantly! Some days they would milk it more, martyrs pushing your wheelchair. “Look strangers, aren’t I lovely for pushing her here to there?” They made you feel like a burden, baggage best left … More Burden Unburdened

Do You Remember?

Do you remember them with paper poppy pinned proud on shirt lapel? That tiny token to those tin soldiers who died in fields of hell? Do you remember them with sad silence stretched two minutes long? Ninety million men mourned with tears torrents and sombre song. Can you imagine bullets, bombings, barrages, bringers of blood? … More Do You Remember?

Daily prompt: Copycat

The invasion came not with a bang but with a subtle sigh. They are amongst us, masquerade, made like you & I. Cold on the inside, insidious, only darkness within. Sneaking sneers, soulless smiles, hide in human skin.   No shots were fired, for end was wise, wicked, quick. Instead of sending soldiers, skin walkers … More Daily prompt: Copycat

Will We Wither?

Well, will we wither together? Forever can I be by your side? Will we reminisce on day of bliss, this kiss from a beautiful bride? Well, will we wither together? Never the smile leave our face? When wrinkles weave webs on us and time takes toll on our pace? Well, will we wither together? Weather … More Will We Wither?