a bitter wind moans
cold rain falls from leaden sky
sorrow paints the world

dead leaves are scattered like the
ashes of my blasted heart

Fear not friends, I saw a great prompt on Ragtag daily prompt. I was working on some pieces that I want to use in a story and this one was brewing. The word prompt,’Blast’, helped it to gel. This isn’t going to a feel good story but it won’t be entirely black, if I can convince my daughter to help with some of her mad artistic skills, that is.

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