So Hard to Breathe

The darkest light is hard to see The waves keep tossing on Sometimes it’s so hard to breathe When you have never won When in every step you slip and fall In every breath you choke With every blink you hit a wall In every sight there’s smoke Behind every...
The Heart of the Darkest Star

The Heart of the Darkest Star

Spin the darkness till the light’s amazed Cast fire into black ice Don’t let them see that you’re afraid Fly into the night Breathe out the air of darkest smoke Withdraw from the poison vines Listen to my whispering joke Avoid all the signs Dare...
Playing with Night

Playing with Night

The storm is coming across the waters The day has become night. Tears have replaced laughter And the mist interferes with sight How else could you explain the roaring noise The flashing coloured lights? The shadows of ghostly girls and boys If they all had perfect...

We’re Watching

It was always darker in this part of the island. Shera couldn’t figure out why. The sun was almost always shining beautifully. Clouds were rarely seen in the sky. Yet it seemed much darker than in other parts of the little island. A chill breeze blew here that never...

The Little Stone

It was the darkest hour of the darkest night in the darkest part of the world. No one wanted to be out on the street when the sun went down. The moon and the stars never appeared after dark. Great winds always took up, raging across the little village, and not a...