Tag Archives: Light

Synthetic Division

‘Spare me the darkness,’ I cried in fear. ‘Have mercy on this frightened child. Keep it distant, keep it far, So that it never touches me, Never knows me, Never tears me from this place of light. The world within … Continue reading

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Quitting the Light

As we hurled ourselves into the darkness, the clouds boiling toward our advance, I do not believe that there was a single one of us who turned his head to look back. Whatever was there was past. But it was not even that, for the … Continue reading

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Sleep Walk

And when we sleep, Let us loose ourselves fully from the waking world– Unbound from its mortal constraints, Disentangled from conscious fears and notions. Let the light not meet our shuttered brains, That we may escape, For as brief a … Continue reading

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Letting Go the Sun

Beyond the mountains a fire is dying.  The remnants of a light that illuminated our world and is nothing more now than cooling embers, glowing red and casting their devilish, crimson shadows against snowy peaks and smoking chimneys.  I look … Continue reading

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Run On

Yesterday I did something I almost never do, which is write and listen to music at the same time.  Looking back at what came out of it, I’m not sure whether breaking this rule was a good idea or not.  … Continue reading

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