broken · damaged · darkness · fragmented · heartbreak · memories · pain · poetry · tears

Remnants

The touch of the tattersall against my skin is cold— uninviting The cacophony of indistinct noises hangs over my head like a broken record— unwelcoming My heart hollowed by the loneliness gripping my senses The dismal longing seems endless I shouldn’t be here but I am I should be free but I am shackled Dreading… Continue reading Remnants

believe · blog · blogging · crush · evil · freedom · heartbreak · love · lust · making love · memories · poetry · unrequited love

Makutu

Dried rose buds, burning red Like my heart, aching for you, hungrily Your lips tasted like honey syrup, saccharine, heady Your name written on a paper heart, in a jar, sealed A bag of tea, lavender musk Stir, stir, chanting A drop of blood, spilled Drink, my love The spell unbroken Be mine alone, be… Continue reading Makutu

evil · fate · freedom · home · hope · love

“The Perfect Neighbour” by Susanna Beard

The perfect street, the perfect house, the perfect neighbours. Beth was engrossed by her next door neighbour Oksana, but when she saw a young girl at the upstairs window waving a sign with the words "HELP ME written on it, she was shocked. Nothing is perfect and Beth will learn it the hard way. Still… Continue reading “The Perfect Neighbour” by Susanna Beard

blog · books · love · series

Presenting: “Magpie Reviews”

HELLO LOVELIES! I MISSED YOU! I don't know how to do this. For the past five (5) years, all I've been doing on this blog is writing poems, stories and promoting bloggers and newbie writers. I've suffered a massive writer's block this year and therefore I've only written a few poems which honestly I am… Continue reading Presenting: “Magpie Reviews”

betrayal · blog · blogging · books · series

“The Widow” by K.L. Slater

What would you do if you found out that everything you know about your husband is a lie? Kate is living a happy life with her husband and daughter. Everything is going great until a young woman went missing and they are questioned by the police. Being at the center of the investigation, Kate will… Continue reading “The Widow” by K.L. Slater

betrayal · broken · damaged · darkness · death · evil · fragmented · hate · love · pain · past · poetry · revenge · tears

Exul

A sharp pang of brusque pain blistered his weakened skinHis frail body shivered to the echo of the hostile darknessHis empty stomach growled with intense hunger and famine. Barefooted, he walked the streets marked by malevolenceClothed barely, stripped of humanityIn his shadows lingered the stench of death. Dead man on the inside, mortally decayed.Abandoned by… Continue reading Exul

betrayal · brave · broken · damaged · darkness · death · evil · fragmented · heartbreak · lies · lust · pain · poetry · tears · vanity · writing

Fire and Brimstone

She was born out of hatred and intense desire for revenge Her heart hides a thousand secrets, destructive, manipulative. She is the nameless ghost of the past, a nebulous creature wandering the terra firma of mortals for centuries, elusive. She is the evil incarnate, banished from hell, coveted the freedom of human, envied the innocence… Continue reading Fire and Brimstone