Tribute To A Legend – A Haiku inspired by your way my heart aches now that you’re gone live long and prosper ——- This is how I choose to remember the great Leonard Nimoy In his own words: Because Because I have known despair I value hope Because I have tasted frustration I value fulfillment …Continue reading "Tribute To A Legend – Leonard Nimoy"
will you abandon me, like all the others have or teach me to trust? Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2015Continue reading "I Want To Love You – A Haiku"
Frozen by the fears of yesterday, he stopped to light the candle in the small church. No matter how many offerings he made, no matter how much he prayed, the hollow guilt never stopped haunting him. Wishing for a miracle, that would never come, he rested his head against the freezing wall of the ancient …Continue reading "Haunted – A Flash Fiction"
The glimmer of hope in her eyes was startling and surprising, a sparkle I had longed to see for such a long time. There she was, filled with positive thoughts, young and innocent, expecting the world to bend to her needs, not in a selfish way, but in a comforting sense. She still believed, even …Continue reading "Hope – A Flash Fiction"
a deep void reaches the darkness hidden within sorrow overwhelms Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014Continue reading "Lost In Depression – A Haiku"
The happiest day of his life was also his last, the death coming with such a swiftness, no one expected it to occur. The vitality of his existence had been more evident on this day, than it had been in a long time, his eyes filled with love and hope, his stride with strength and …Continue reading "A Day To Remember"
I envied her abilities to dance, the way she moved about, gracefully as if gravity did not restrain her, rather worked with her, propelling the movements into the air like a symphony. She had been beautiful in every sense of the word, while I was the average sister, waiting behind her, to be noticed, …Continue reading "Sisters"
Without You you and I can’t be torn apart by tradition my heart never heals Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014 If you enjoyed this Haiku, you might enjoy my Flash Fiction collection ” A Darker Slice of Life” on sale now!Continue reading "Without You"
I Beg You Give me three reasons to not walk out of this door weeping silent tears Copyright Claudia H. Blanton 2014Continue reading "I Beg You"
Broken The darkest night of his life started at his fridge, one lonely beer waiting for him, one he should never have. In that moment of choice, one last moment of clarity he thought to call his Sponsor, but he had no more words left. Tears, dried up, heart-broken, the loss and despair where too …Continue reading "Broken"