bound by dreams
rushedon the way to workblooming roses by a “stop” sign-no time to ponder
westward Eastern conquerorson snorting, thundering steeds chasing the sun
imbibe ribbon of currenta pool filled for all who thirst dip from the basin
predawn pines silhouetted-tapers on the horizon waiting to be lit
imagesrow upon rowdrums they poundbeans do growdragonflies expoundthree deer I greeta half-moon abovetender leaves they eatover one I lovegravel’s been scatteredthere’s water in the boatbut it never mattereddocked in dry moat
windowfifteen panesset into the wallreflecting light-reflecting lifefifteen painsset into the wall
solarfallcresting treetopsdaystar spilled overflooding rice fields
Champion's Bane: A Ninjago Fanfic-Chapter 19Chapter 19: Cross My Heart and HopeDESTINY’S BOUNTY, EVENING, TWENTY MINUTES LATER**Arwyn’s POV“Cole!” The weary man so-named was exiting the cargo lifter in my wake when Lloyd tore across the torch-lit deck of the Bounty, going straight past me, and throwing himself against his big brother’s torso, his arms wrapping around him. “You’re back! You’re okay!”Oh, my poor little darling…This is way too much drama for a boy his age…The white-and-tan streak that was A-Cappella was only a couple of steps behind him, barking insanely the whole way. He was surprised into silence when Jay darted forward and scooped the dog into his arms before he could make it to his ebony-robed destination. “Well, heh, looks like the dark side is still strong in you, Cole.” Jay’s attempt at a lop-sided grin didn’t show a
waders bovines in a pondwater up to their prime ribs cow canoes adrift
a study in you/hiaku i.at night you are wholebut when the sun rises, youbecome unraveled;ii.and in the morningyou awake with seasons caughtunder your new skin.
Eclipsemoon guides meon its voyage,night windgoes deep,insinuating bonesfingers as white,tonguingthe marrow of me-I can't shiver thechill from my soulas intense aseverything I feelwhile there's life,who couldsustain ita sadnessadrift,where it takes meI don't know,I don't wondertoo numbto feel the coursemoon steers-eyes soft focus,total eclipse
.what doesn't kill youcomes back with something strongerto finish the job
It's okay to be differentFitting in's a trap:they put you inside the box,and then close the lid.
Tanka # 2affection transcendsseraph or adversary.a fallen angelis preferable to none -doubtless even devils love.
.listen to your heart;it is the one that knows bestof the inner dark
.i wanted to bathein fire; for the amber tonguesto lick me clean, pure
.and if you evermanage to get inside myhead, i'll wish you luck
CryDon’t cry anymoreFor the fighting is overExcept within us
Montageshattered clans bound by dreams mosaic nation