Posts tagged ‘illusions’

August 24, 2017

My Friend and Her Anxiety

by Renwick Berchild

Over and over on a Ferris wheel, she will not come down,
have her meal, will not admit that she is afraid
that the contraption revolving around her heart may one day die.

She’d rather sit there, all hours, observe the heights
and the tops of towers, reach her fingertips up as she drops
to brush the illusions, feel the felt and wool of a god’s eyelash
she dreamt of the night before.

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August 27, 2015

Sunlight Streams

by Dorinda Duclos

Eyes awaken in an ebony night

Shadowy movements dodging the light

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June 22, 2015


by Morgan

Illusions 1

Intoxicatingly Simple

Yet Beguilingly


Beyond all Mortal ken

Yet Transitory

Immortal and Timeless

Yet Stationary
Illusions 2

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February 4, 2013

The Bet

by Shashi Moore

(via Google images)

The Bet!

Feigning quakes of fear

I enter

Down Valley of steps


to creepy musty world of shadows

I edge into

the abyss of darkness

swallowed in uncanny surrounding;

my shoon squeaks

I jump!

the flutter of wings,

Bats I bothered


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