Prologue to a Journey

I lifted my head from the rock And started my procession down Towards a deep cemetery, Along a trail of mist and dew. On approaching the gates of the Abbey, a man stood before me Of tattered rags and pointed ears. ‘I have risen and will now lead You on your way.’ ‘You are not… Continue reading Prologue to a Journey

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In the Forest of Lost Fortune

In the Forest of Lost Fortune cries The one eyed owl of the reddened moon; Sheltering under starry skies Each night he hoots a banished tune. Come thither his nocturnal fleet, Trees uproot like a marching band; Branches shake to his cosmic beat Resounding deep throughout the land. Under the twilight leaves change hue, Flickering… Continue reading In the Forest of Lost Fortune