Join us for Colleen’s weekly poetry challenge! This week, Light and Dark.   ARCHES Touching the stone arch, Fingertips tracing eons; Shadows and sun play. The presence of ancient magic is palpable here; Nature’s slow painting of a myriad sand colors, leading back to a time unremembered by any but the fossilized souls of animals; […]

Reading other writers’ poems, I often find their creativity sparks something in me, as well. Here’s what I unearthed this morning! 😀 Note: OK, so having seen my lovely, foofy, unreadable font on the page (we won’t do that again, will we?), here it is in good old readable font. BURIED, DEEP. Trying on different […]

THE ALCHEMIST In the apothecary of her mind She seeks the ingredients to weave her magic For an incantation that does not reside in any spell-book. This must be hers, and hers alone. Upon the dusty shelves she seeks them Some, well-used, and almost worn away Yet others, lurking near the back wall, Still gleaming […]