Prayers come to me naturally With almost every gasp my mother takes, with the fall of curved tint of autumn leaf Prayers reside in my tarnished body A temple with no bells, I chant 'mantras' and pray for chipped aesthetics to soothe a punctured breath, a column of swollen people with hopeless tongues. I pray … Continue reading Survival (By Devika Mathur) [And Apologies from Chris]
The boy felt the waves crash against his feel. He felt the wet sand beneath him shift to create a mold around his feet. He felt the summer breeze blow against his face, causing his short hair to ripple. He breathed deeply as he recalled the memories he made with his father. In the short … Continue reading Lucas Stories: Waves
I face the fog ahead, The unknown of tomorrow. It glares down at me, Like a curtain of sorrow. And then speaks a voice, Which comes and is done. It leaves me a choice, To fight or to run. Hey guys, it's Chris! Sorry I haven't been highly active. I've had little inspiration to work … Continue reading To Fight Or To Run (An Original Poem)
I can't escape It's everywhere It's part of me The pain resides Within my heart The pounding of The monotone keys I can't hear My own heart It's drowned out How is it that The whisper is Only heard by you?
First off, let's start with a message from the Poet of Steel regarding his blog, and then we'll dive into what's goin' on with this blog: Hey, everyone! I've created a short story blog, where YOU choose the answers, and you can view it here: https://theinteractivestoryblog.blogspot.com/2020/11/curse-part-one.html?m=1Please note that this is just a reminder to long-time … Continue reading 2nd Year Blog Anniversary, Discord – And More
My mind is a Storm, Swirling emotions, Weakening loyalty, And distancing me. I find myself far From my closest friends, Except with you. You are the Eye, The calm in my Storm, While my world slowly Crumbles around me.
I looked so far, searching, kept on going far and wide With my eyes closed, bumping into you and opening them wide A fresh burst of love and hope seeps deep into my soul And I stare, for I dare, look directly at beauty before regaining control You are my pride Without you I can't … Continue reading Opened My Eyes (By PoetOfSteel)
I sit here at the grave, Where my world has died. I sit here in silence, As the world passes me by. I it here stone cold, Afraid of being alone. I sit here at the grave, Where my love forever rests.
Granted, the two central characters are James and Tri in my upcoming Nano 2020 novel, "The Time Assassins", but there are plenty other "main characters" who join the fight. Here are some of them: Ada Locke Ada is a young girl of 14 years of age living in the Dark Ages. She suffers from cerebral … Continue reading The Time Assassins: Supporting Characters
I lost my heart to the devil He pulled me out of the ashes That I lay in while I slept— Gave me flowers that I kept— And in them hidden lashes I lost my heart to the devil Who cleaved me near in two Reddened eyes with cupid’s arrow no puedes sobornarme con dinero … Continue reading The Devil’s Love (Poem by Storm Born)