Caveat

Asterix next to the clauseGet out that makes it possible to pauseWrithing free of the words deliveredJust another time you slitheredHiding amongst the thinned crowdAlways claiming how you’re proudProfess a line just to hear the cheersNo one willing to call you one of the peersWarped along the common faultHoping something will ease the haltWhile claimingContinue reading “Caveat”

Those That Remain

Weekly story day is here again and with it is a short (for me anyway at around 10,500 words) tale set in the post-apocalypse. Not committing to anything but might do more like this. Perhaps even make it a series (if and when I get suitable ideas) that are set in the same world. MaybeContinue reading “Those That Remain”

Right Before Your Eyes

Public service announcementVotes will have to go through a recountIt seems some ballots were forgeryWhat a surprise to absolutely nobodyTo make matters worse new rules now applyNo more man hours will be devoted to trySo please be aware that the term is amendedMeaning the present servers period is extended Dissolution of democracyRise of autocracyCan youContinue reading “Right Before Your Eyes”

Recurring

Creeping down the corridorWill you hear the creek and roar?Nervous as a deer in lightThe darkness might give you frightJust before you turn the bendOnly to do it all againEach step breeds more fearThe pit is growing deeper hereThen a sound does ring trueThat’s when you stop and stewFeel the silence deafeningMaking you want toContinue reading “Recurring”

Blind With Sight

Two eyes can’t see a thingIt’s like no light is getting inSo break the stitches and actually lookIf you don’t then the world will be shookDo you really want that to your name?With it comes every ounce of blameWhat a burden to carry through timeBeing blamed for the most avoidable crime Two eyes that stillContinue reading “Blind With Sight”

Second Class Humans

Wow we’re already in February. Plus it’s a Wednesday, so that means story time. This week I’ve got a Sci-Fi story centred around how people are treated differently because of where they are born and from. Not saying anymore about the story than that as I don’t want to give too much away. Only otherContinue reading “Second Class Humans”

Red Moss

Red mossIt spreads like wild fireThankfully it’ll never reach higher Red mossIt consumes all it canNever will it stop its pursuit of more land Red mossResilient as they comeNo other weed has been as cursed by anyone Red mossChoking all it does surroundNever will beauty win against its ruby shroud Red mossTaking all the lifeWhatContinue reading “Red Moss”