#Tanka Tuesday: Afraid & Grave

A butterfly cinquain for Colleen’s Tuesday prompt.

 

497px-Franz_Marc_028

No fear

in the darkness

of the solemn earth where

time stops. In a world of beauty

they wait,

for all those behind the veil to

follow, where blue horses

run beneath a

clear sky.

Published by

Jane Dougherty

I used to do lots of things I didn't much enjoy. Now I am officially a writer. It's what I always wanted to be.

31 thoughts on “#Tanka Tuesday: Afraid & Grave”

      1. It’s the same everywhere. More and more people are following the lowest common denominators of humanity. They did it in the 30s, they’re doing it again. If there’s anything to be learnt from the past it’s that we don’t ‘make mistakes’, people are inherently nasty and selfish and follow any leader who comforts them in their nasty small-mindedness. And that goes for religious leaders too.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s