Children’s Story: The Lonely Apple

The apple fellNot far from the treeBut rolled and rolledand was lost to the wildThe farmer won't find me, and the neighbourhood children won't either,thought the poor little apple.The apple sat and witheredHidden under a dense bushSad and aloneSlowly he shrank in the coldBuried by the winter snowUntil he finally disappearsAs the spring sun shinesAnd … Continue reading Children’s Story: The Lonely Apple

Autumn Leaves

The autumn leaves of dusk inspired huesbid a graceful farewell as winter ensuesColours fall in blankets of sombre confettito announce nature's funeral bed ready With the trill of the coming winter windsA chill impregnates and life rescindsAnd as the final autumn leaves bow goodbyeThe first frost appears as a tear in the eye Eugi's Weekly … Continue reading Autumn Leaves

The Invisible Enemy

I can not see himBut in fearI cower I senseThe attack UnprovokedHe strikes With precision timing and placement He overpowers meRestrains me IgnoresMy pleas This invisible enemy Who knowsMy thoughtsMy dreamsMy fears StaysOne step ahead And always will For the enemyIs within me TheEnemyIsMeEugi's Weekly Prompt: Underdog