Tag Archives: love

Auden Got it Wrong

Stop all the clocks, dismantle the sun. It’s too late for that – she’s already gone. We should have pressed pause before she died, We just didn’t know it or else we’d have tried. Our tears kept on falling as … Continue reading

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Shades of Grey

Grey is ugly. Drab. Dismal. The colour of my heart. The colour of the ashes I came here to scatter. Some fall into the river, settling on the surface for a moment before the current swirls them away, towards the … Continue reading

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It was a quite a dark prompt for the 100 Word Challenge at Julia’s Place this week. Here’s my effort. Hopefully people will think “Yes – I feel like that sometimes” and not “What a freak”…! In the dark recess … Continue reading

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