Magic Rises

color smoke pixabay

Sage bundle burns bright

vines of smoke climb high and fade

feel the magic rise

For ronovanwrites weekly haiku challenge prompt: sage and vine

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Til next time ~Peace ~JPP


The Trap

50 word thrs 1.16.19

The Trap

She ducked into the dingy narrow passage between the buildings. Although it was a simple thing to be doing, something strange was happening. Solanj smelled a trap. She was being followed and this was the perfect place for an ambush. Silently she waited, aware and ready to spring the trap.

Word count 50

Fifty Word Thursday brought to us this week by Tales from the Mind of Kristian  ‘Although it was a simple thing to be doing, something strange was happening.’

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Til next time ~Peace ~JPP


Fire Fairy


Fire Fairy

The waters were still in the pond where Faelinn crouched. She scooped up a handful of water and splashed it on her face. Watching the ripples as they radiated out, only to vanish in the depths. As the water stilled once again, Faelinn stared at her reflection. The black hair streaked with sullen red lay lank and lifeless against her shoulders. Her face was dirty and she felt the grit and grime of the last days heavy upon her fair skin. The water looked cold and blissfully clean. Continue reading “Fire Fairy”

The Vision

50 word thrs 1.10.19

I saw at last through eyes and tears
the final sum of all my fears
through vision found
that they were lies

The crystaline perfection
gives the mind’s torment a pause
I spin in a haze of greens and blues
my perceptions soon unravel
like a roll of finest gauze

Word count 50

For Fifty Word Thursday

Many thanks for Teresa at haunted wordsmith for the prompt. Jump in and join the fun.

Spell for a Smoothie a Twittering Tale

tt 1.8.19

Seed of chia, an apple pale
hand full of spinach
hand full of kale
add some honey
it’s no trouble
flip the switch
and let the cauldron bubble
by the pricking of my thumbs
something wicked this way comes

character count: 194

Thanks to Kat for the wonderful Twittering Tale prompt this week. Come on over and join the fun: Twittering Tales