The Hour Past Midnight

The last time I gazed into her eyes, they were murky with tears. It was then she made up her mind to walk out of my life after a drawn-out confession that the child maturing within her was not mine. Delusions of grandeur with a happy family shattered by the hard-black stone of infidelity. Without [...]

Lunar Petal 14: The Paradox

She’s the rapid winds of the storm, The earth-rattling roar of the thunder, When you see her coming, sound the alarms, Pray to your savior; find the nearest shelter, I’ll tell you now she’s a powerful force of nature.   She’s the peace on a clear summer night down by the riverside, You cannot claim [...]