The Plan

I looked at the sky painted in pretty purple and pink. I counted the building’s floors, trying hard not to blink and think. Calm down, jumping is fun and surely death will swiftly come. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Steven Wei In response to Sonya of Only 100 Words‘ Three Line Tales Week Thirty-Two.… Continue reading The Plan

Tattooed and Tattered

Rugged hands inked with brave symbols--- dark icons that make innocent heart trembles. None knows they hide war's one broken, tattered soul. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Alex Hockett In response to Sonya of Only 100 Words‘ Three Line Tales Week Thirty-One. If you want to join, here are the simple rules: Write three… Continue reading Tattooed and Tattered

Rhythm and Rhyme

The hands of this vintage clock have ticked and turned more than a thousand times. Likewise my old heart has beat millions da-dums, da-dums. And now they are both yours, my poetry's rhythm and rhyme. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Rachel Crowe In response to Sonya of Only 100 Words‘ Three Line Tales… Continue reading Rhythm and Rhyme

Lips-made Poetry

The growling, glaring velvet sky is angry, as if it’s sharp lighting and loud thunder can stop you and me from etching our bodies with lips-made poetry. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Breno Machado In response to Sonya of Only 100 Words‘ Three Line Tales Week Twenty-Nine. If you want to join, here… Continue reading Lips-made Poetry

Pick One

Carefully choosing among the sharp, the hard, the brute and the bad, my shaking hand grazes the powerful tools’ varied edges as it discerns what it’ll use to you and your mistress. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Ashim D’Silva In response to Sonya of Only 100 Words‘ Three Line Tales Week Twenty-Eight. If… Continue reading Pick One

Cherry Lips

Our old cherry tree is pregnant again with its plump, bloody, cheerful fruits, which always remind me of your red lips as soft as the sound of the flute--- until that wintry day came and turned them so blue and oh, so cold. ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Inma Ibáñez  I… Continue reading Cherry Lips

Planet-Eyes

Planet-Eyes A stunning color-changing planet, will never be able to beat the beauty of your eyes. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: NASA In response to Sonya of Only 100 Words‘ Three Line Tales Week Nineteen. If you want to join, here are the simple rules: Write three lines inspired by the photo prompt. Link back… Continue reading Planet-Eyes

Escape

Escape Raindrops washes my dark tainted pass, train rails erases mem'ries I don't want to last. It's time to fly fast--- away from them, towards his arms. --- ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Wilson Lau  Note: I said I'm taking a break with writing prompts, but the blessing that would make me… Continue reading Escape

Tied Tight

Tied Tight Tied inside your tight love, imprisoned in your intense passion, you took my soul away from its home. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Wynand von Poortvliet In response to Sonya of Only 100 Words‘ Three Line Tales Week Seventeen. If you want to join, here are the simple rules: Write three lines… Continue reading Tied Tight

Love-Sealed Letters

Love-Sealed Letters War took you from my arms to battle field, you remained through your letters kiss-and-love-sealed, until they stopped arriving. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All Rights Reserved. Photo credit: Kirsty TG  In response to Sonya of Only 100 Words‘ Three Line Tales Week Sixteen. If you want to join, here are the simple rules: Write three lines inspired by the… Continue reading Love-Sealed Letters