Postings with tag: silhouette
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This is my recollection of events that took place in my home regarding an encounter with an unknown event or being. I have had numerous encounters over the past year, but nothing like I have had recently.
I wrote this over a year ago now, but it is one of my most favored poems. I enjoy reading it time and time again -- it was originally posted here http://allpoetry.com/poem/9915521-Silhouette-by-ExplodingInk ; but I have brought it here as well. I hope you all enjoy it!
March 15, 2013
Based on the short story "There Will Come Soft Rains” by Ray Bradbury An atomic blast burns down a beautiful house. --Man created the technology that ultimately destroyed him.--
Truths of life… The most beautiful day: Today The easiest thing: Equivocate The biggest obstacle: Fear The gravest error: give up, to despair The root of all evils: Egoism The most beautiful occupation: Work The worst route to follow: Faintheartedness The best teachers: Children The first necessity: TO communicate The…
Deep in the Wisconsin woods, a killer waited patiently. On a cold night in 1999, the notorious Donnie Torr went down in a hail of gunfire. The threat to the town was supposedly eliminated. Now, in 2002, local writer James Dorrell has just purchased a leather jacket at the thrift…
Defence - A Micro-Chip Which Tunes The Human Body Into A Perfect Defence Vessel. The Earth Will Never Stop Marching... (This story is going to be quite short; because it's one of those short shock stories, maybe 10 or 20 chapters?)
Often alone, but not lonely Friends surround this old tree Wind whispers neighborhood gossip aloud I waver with Laughter incessantly Fickle Rain visits by chance Grass, Soil, intertwine in dance If ever two Loved--thee Gazing below, green with Envy Ominous Sun of warmth, glee Birds perch and preach melodies In…
Ok, this is a variation on the Lionheart Challenge that me and my good friend Ghiradelli Girl thought of. We gave each other our own words. My words were: 1. Shrouds 2. Epitome 3. Chivalry 4. Azure 5. Silhouette