magical moment a heart-stopping bird of prey flying in loose circles Kim M. Russell, 2017 My response to Carpe Diem #1285 Conqueror of the Sky Today we are being inspired by a composition by Peter Crowley, entitled ‘conqueror of the sky’, which brought to my mind a party of medieval falconers hunting on horseback with […]
sun fades from the sky villagers switch on their lights a hillside of stars Kim M. Russell, 2017 My seventh response to Carpe Diem Winter Retreat 2017: Life is Beautiful
Bound by a hedge of spiteful briars in the spellbound heart of a night-time forest, a rose lay hidden from men’s desires for a hundred years, as was promised by a jealous fairy in a fit of rage, who imprisoned the palace in a thorny cage. Young men who came to press their suit were […]
the meaning of life reverberates through seasons Mother Nature’s song Kim M. Russell, 2017 My response to Carpe Diem #1284 meaning of life (BrunuhVille) Today we have music for inspiration: ‘meaning of life’ by the Portuguese musician BrunuhVille.
brooding clouds grumble laden with the weight of rain resonating grey Kim M. Russell, 2017 My sixth response to Carpe Diem Winter Retreat 2017: Life is Beautiful
storm-broken tree trunk exposed grains tell a story magnificent life Kim M. Russell, 2017 My fifth response to Carpe Diem Winter Retreat 2017: Life is Beautiful
to open the ramshackle gate and enter a shadowy place where gems masquerade as pebbles and bones; disturb the sleep of a petrified gnome; dig up burly clods of mud that turn into unblinking toadstones? Do you dare to feed them with earth-bound worms that squirm with spells cast in sifted loam; to purse your […]