Tagged: fear

Guest Blogger: Silouan Sautter

I want to introduce you to Silouan Sautter from the blog http://wordsinsidemysoul.wordpress.com/ .
He submitted this short story to my call out for guest bloggers.
I really hope you enjoy this read as much as I do!
I was captivated by his story!

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He sat in the shade of a great log, fallen beside the road. Hooded, with his cloak spread around him, he seemed a statue in the shade of the log. He had not stirred for some time. The sun infused the noisome swamp mists with a hazy golden light. Insects hummed and chirped. Leaves drifted lazily on the slow breezes. Time slowed to an unbearable crawl. Under his hood the young fighter smiled. The demon was strong. Continue reading

Victory Stance. A poem about addiction.

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Addiction,

It’s like a grappling hook

Pulling into,

grabbing

Digging into rock

A false sense of safety

Trust and faith in a rope

A hook that can fail

And leave you spiraling

Falling

Tumbling

Down to the ground

You grab hold of the rope

Pulling

Straining Continue reading