SWALLOWING HUMANITY

The cracks will swallow you When you least expect them to The deep dark veins below Snake around your feet And slither silently to and fro Ubiquitously lacing surfaces Unapologetic and merciless With obscure secrets to bestow Giving air to the beasts beneath Who wait patiently to consume Eventually and completely The humanity that treads…

NOT LOVELY

For the first time in months I worked a bit on the fiction I am writing.  Here is a small piece.  I am not a writer so I know it will definitely need an editor but I hope the story at least captures your interest. The leaves were scattered around her bare feet.  Her toenails painted…

BUT WHAT IF….

A friend asked me if I had ever tried to meditate. I told him I had tried but my mind sounds like a crazy drunken concert crowd. Always loud. Always rowdy. He sent me some links to try and I tried. I fell asleep with a quiet mind. It was strange. This morning I woke up…

THE DEVIL’S MAIDEN NAME

31 DAYS OF HORROR – LINK UP IN COMMENTS Written by ERIC KEYS and HastyWords ~2013   Blood shot eyes stared back from the darkness Unholy nights visiting with no holding out allowed Time slides languid, no taking back choices made In love with you I fell into hell before having died And I learned…

INTOXICATING WINE

WRITTEN BY SERINS AND HASTYWORDS ♦ Once upon a time, many howling moons ago, music played As my friends danced under the fullest set of stars, I watched While their looks turned like rotten fruit and I seemed to vanish Into someone without a face, a translucent cloud of mist fading Into the moonlight as…

LOCKED BY ANGEL WINGS

Toad paid me an email visit and we wrote another duet.  It has been awhile and it was nice to partner with him again.  I love how this one turned out!   WRITTEN BY THIS OLD TOAD AND HASTYWORDS Dancing indecision melodically upon my burning heart, A desire so overwhelming liken a wave smothering me…

BOUND BY SIN

I was happy to write this piece with a new partner.  Please take time to click on her link and get to know her.  WRITTEN BY KISSTHEDREAM22 AND HASTYWORDS I couldn’t hear him but his lips were moving His warm breath came out in smokey puffs Eyes glowed fiery gold despite the icy cold Standing…