That Was Then

That was then and now it’s over all that was is gone for good— the honey days and stinking clovers drifted by as well they should. Time trickles slowly now forming spikes and stalactites in that frozen cave you call your heart. That was then and now its over there is...

The Wall

The wall rose between them suddenly seemingly out of nowhere — but its twisted rotten roots laid deep in their dark soiled past that stretched all the way back to beginning of time * ©Yakira Shimoni Fulks February 11, 2020 | OC, CaliforniaBetrayl | Kira’s...

The Betrayal

The betrayal was suddenswift and jarring—it ripped my guts and tore my heart to shreds. For a long while I thought the holes will never heal— the magic of life turned into meaningless moments and no event however joyful lived up to the memories of a life now dimly...

Sundays at The Cove

On Sundays we walk to the Covedown a sandy trailcovered with wildflowersall the way to the ocean — We sit on the bench at the edge of the cliff and watch the sinking sunfill the air with velvet orange glowas it quietly reflects in the still waterbasking in the beauty...

When Death Lands Upon Our Shores

When death lands upon our shoresin early foggy morningwith sudden banging roars–When death comes and leaves a sight of blood and gore–Who will sooth our hearts? Who will make us soar?Who will fill the hollow void?Will we ever be the same? Could we ever...