Twittering Tales #102 – Broken Barbies – 18 September 2018

She loved her Barbies with their blonde hair and flouncy dresses. The world was all pink and lovely. As she stepped out into the wide world, all she saw was grey. The beauty was the beast and blessed with a ubiquitous plastic presence. Her Barbies were of yore were no more. Via: https://katmyrman.com/2018/09/18/twittering-tales-102-broken-barbies-18-september-2018/

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Torment: Word of the Day Challenge(a cinquain)

Torment, A perverse joy, A vitriolic jibe, A trail of boundless agony, I smile. Via : https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2018/09/06/torment/

As I love …..

As my mind goes blank, Shutting out all the deafening noises, Boarding up the crevices, That streamed in biting shafts. I float aimlessly hither and thither, I know not, And I don't want to know. A reverie, An idyllic repose, A blissful ecstasy. The world is my own, No pretences, No shams, No charades. Honest… Continue reading As I love …..

Insidious: Word of the Day Challenge

An insidious wave of ecstasy, It overwhelmed her soul. What was once a forbidden fruit, It was now hers to relish. She had the courage to shatter that illusory glass, It had encaged her spirit in its shimmery visage. She scrubbed off the gloss, She did it hard, She did it long. She reached to… Continue reading Insidious: Word of the Day Challenge

New beginnings

She had learnt how to love herself, And that was the most dangerous weapon of all. She changed the hoary paradigms, As she set precursors new. New beginnings, Distant shores, Lands beyond and unknown, She strove to find her lot.

Renegade (a cinquain) : Word of The Day Challenge

Sharp pain, A vent of angst, Surge of renegade love, Coursed through my blue veins unbidden, Not mine. Via : https://wordofthedaychallenge.wordpress.com/2018/08/23/renegade/

Living in a bubble

She lived in a bubble, Caged in the glassy coccoon, She saw the outside world, In a pristine hue. The refracted truth, The sheathed life, The veiled truth, Life a lie! A frothy placebo, That showed what it wanted to tell, She floated in the pink panorama, Weaving an illusionary web. She was happy, She… Continue reading Living in a bubble

Courage

Courage hidden, In the deepest recesses of her heart, In the words that she wanted to say, But would never dare. But she did not silence those voices, For it gave wings to her dreams, Telling her of sunny days, And rainbows on the horizon. Courage hidden, A visage docile, But a steely grit, And… Continue reading Courage