Prison – A Haiku self-imposed is the prison holding me now I long to be free If you or anyone you know is suicidal, please contact your local help centers or call 1-800-273-8255. Please get help. The world is a better place with you in it.Continue reading "Prison"
Welcome! Would you like some coffee? The following post is part of the Weekend Coffee Share Blog Hop, and contains links to my artwork, and stuff I actually buy (affiliate links). If you were here with me, having coffee – or tea – I got some yummy imported Japanese green tea, if you prefer the …Continue reading "Light And Dark"
a spark within me guiding my steps far ahead force to be reckoned with Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2015 “Light My Way” by Avalon Media is available on RedBubble.Continue reading "Determination – A Haiku"
sometimes I pretend dare to see happiness where only pain prevails Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2015 The above image “Stars Can’t Shine Without Darkness” is by a talented artist named “SoaringAnchor” and is available on RedBubble.Continue reading "Darkness – A Haiku"
stuck in frustration don’t tell me you understand shut up and listen Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2015 If you enjoyed this Haiku, please support us by visiting our design store for some light and dark art pieces in practical applications and as home decor.Continue reading "Do You Even Care? – A Haiku"
Many aspects of him frightened me, but none chilled me as much to the bone as his need for perfection. Patterns laid perfectly in unison with each other, never one aspect out of place, and the glance in my direction, when something was not up to his standards alone, made me shiver in fear. In …Continue reading "Prisoner – A Flash Fiction"
With desperation in her heart, she summoned him without hesitation. The darkness of the last few weeks had been so overwhelming, that the warnings of the old woman had not found its way into her thoughts, never even considering that who she was calling for, was not the same person he had once been. It …Continue reading "A Lonely, Silent Night"
The sound of your voice echoing through the darkness is breaking my heart while I, face wet with tears am cowering in silence Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014Continue reading "Darkness – A Tanka Poem"
a deep void reaches the darkness hidden within sorrow overwhelms Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014Continue reading "Lost In Depression – A Haiku"
Play a game, you said. A little game, nothing more. Asking me to trust you, and with all of my heart I wanted to, yet there was this uneasy feeling, that never left me completely when I was around you. A feeling I did not understand, as you have never acted with anything but kindness, …Continue reading "A Little Game – A Flash Fiction"