Withstanding Life’s Wreckage

Life’s storm blows in from elsewhere. She’s wrung out, Washed up By a swollen sea. Breakers bear down, Rolling in interminable hosts, Torrents of foamy ghosts, The only sounds of wind And her wails: Her mast is broken, Jerking in a tangle of rigging and sails. With Morpheus’ help, she dives under And drifts into […]

Sheaves in Autumn

Sheaves of cloud weeping seeds of rain on plane leaves wet and black echo muffled on the lawn- it’s autumn again. Remembrance of the sheaves of men harvested from French fields engenders tears from heaven for those who were slain. © Kim M. Russell, 2016 Image found on Pinterest My response to Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie B&P’s Shadorma […]

Resting in Shadows

in the daytime heat pigeons cool feathers in shade weariness of wings © Kim M. Russell, 2016 “Rest” © Paul Militaru My response to Carpe Diem Imagination with Paul Militaru #1 rest Chèvrefeuille has welcomed us to October 2016 and presented an all new celebration logo. He has also introduced us to our first guest of the month, Paul […]