Misconception

          Shrouded in darkness, the street lay silent. Howling, the wind chased the clouds across the midnight sky. Frantically a rusty gate slammed back and forth – a metal wave beating against a weathered shore. Encased in shadows the houses were menacingly depicted by the moon as an owl glided on silent wings of velvet. […]

First Time

The first time he died I didn’t speak. I made no sound as I looked to the night sky and noted its’ colours for the first time. I had always assumed the night sky was black, my limited knowledge of such things derived from the phrase ‘black as night’. But it wasn’t black it was […]