NaPoWriMo 2017 Day 21 - BetrayalBetrayal,A shock to the system.Like ice through the heart,Fire burns through my mind,Angry, So angry.So painful,So sudden,So wrong,All wrong.Why?How did this happen?How could you?How dare you.Pretending to be so pious.So right,So innocent.You're not innocent,Not right,Not anything.Not anymore.Trust, gone.Love, gone.All, gone.Are you happy now?Now that you're free,Now that I'm not,Now that we're broken.What did you think would happen?You knew the consequences,You did it anyway,Broken trust can rarely be fixed.Go,Be free,Free of my love.Free of my trust.Free of my mind.You're nothing to me.I won't hate you,I won't love you,I won't trust youJust another face in the crowd.You beg but I no longer hear you.You cry but I no longer hear you.Just another face in the crowd.Betrayal,A shock to the system.Like ice through the heart;Numbing away all feeling for you.Like fire through the mind;Burning away all thought of you.Now nothing more, and
NaPoWriMo 2017 day 4There once was a pear from Salamanca,Who longed to be the star of Casablanca,Alas he was unable,For he was but a fable,And so he fled to the land of Sri Lanka.
Short story for SpineBreakersI draw the veil down low over my eyes, gasping as I run under the cover of night. Nothing matters. Not any more, except the small bundle of warmth in my arms. I have vowed to protect the child, the one who will bring salvation to my kind. I pity her. It was futile to attempt to salvage such an ancient and corrupt race. This is why I run, blood seeping from my thigh, where an arrow barely missed its mark. I've not long for this world, but my last act will be just and honourable. I must lift the burden from her tiny shoulders and set her free. She will live and we will die, but the balance of nature shall now maintain its equilibrium and the innocents will no longer shed their blood. I reached the outskirts of a small village, magic hums in its very foundation. She will be safe here, where our kind can not enter if they wish to live long. I lay her down on a door step and pray she will find happiness. And n