A steady stream of youngsters, witches, and high priestess entered the forest wearing lightweight cloaks.  Upon entering the clearing, everyone removed their hoods to greet one another.  Everywhere you looked, women and young girls alike wore their hair plaited in elaborate braids or were adorned with flowered headdresses and gemstones. It was a beautiful sight.  The coven gatheredContinue reading “Rituals”

Treacherous Waters

    Frigid waters soar Unable to reach the shore Aching extremities cease to fight Rising tides surge under full moonlight Threatening swells claim all my attention Exhaustion sets in and the sea begins to win Thrashing about as dragged beneath the surface Adrenalin spikes one last time, energy to resurface Seeking a precious breathContinue reading “Treacherous Waters”