If Heaven’s greatest love to offer Proved a fateful chance You’d turn away Without delay To seek the Great Romance. And if you saw a house of sadness Made of skin and bone From warmth you’d flee To set them free And face the world alone. To sit and think in silence And, as no… Continue reading “Boundless Void”
Placed in lands of dangerous ways Once-open hearts now turned away Veritas silenced by diamond ears Every demon devouring fears Rest denied, the bill comes due Trust abandoned, a sickly hue Young and old, strong and weak Hope and Anger both will seek. Poetry Copyright © 2018 by Ena Whiteraven All rights reserved.
The child of the temple with her head all in curls Danced before the altar of nefarious words The heartthrob of the masses taken so long ago A shame no one thought to check the deep shadows I wonder what would happen if I called out their game? But make no mistake – I wasn’t… Continue reading “Born Yesterday” – Poetry
Birth – meant for convenience and enslavement Life – valueless, pitiable Death – merely hours away Sunlight – a strange word in a foreign language Torture – a way of life Bone – what you hear scrape against the floor Blade – to puncture and prod Smiles – to mock and degrade Festival… Continue reading “Black Star Haven” – Poetry
Fleeting shadows, wisps of darkness Arrested breath Illusion? Flashing beacons, wings so bright Racing mind Confusion. Scarlet portals, sinister gaze Rising fear Delusion? Light is darkness, darkness - light? Woven webs Corruption. "Nothing to fear. Do as thou wilt." Questionable fantasy Propagation? Angelic sonnets turned to sneers Devilish growls Deception!… Continue reading “Those Who Watch (and Those Who Don’t)” – Poetry
A beautiful angel encased in ice Sentry for a thousand years Mask of reality cloaked in shadow Graceful form thrown into sharp relief Standing on the precipice Of the mouth of hell Gazing with deceptive blindness Into endless horror Bones made of ice and stone Skin made of thorns and nails Hands formed from judgment… Continue reading “Sentry” – Poetry
A quest for recollection Search through infinity How long I have known you In sweet felicity! Lost to the land of memory - Where are you? Where? Rising up from the ashes In the depths of despair. I have glimpsed my heaven Through the static and tide - Two halves are united. Bridge infinity wide!… Continue reading “Reunion” – Poetry