Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Over and Done

Chess 2: Chess Board
Source: manmohan.com

All is over and done,
Rooms seem stark,
Black against White.
Shadows wander,
Chess moves,

Death to the king: Checkmate
Source: Krysztof Szkulatoski @ 12frames.eu


White against Black.
Petals losing fragrance,
Converting, dropping.

Odor of endings.


16 comments:

  1. I love the contrast in the words here in the lines...beautiful.

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    1. Thanks much. The game of chess and the pieces have so much symbolism.

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    1. Yes, some days and some afternoons are like that.

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  3. Are we in a dark frame of mind today?

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    1. I have to admit that I was in a different place at that moment--brain pain is a big factor.

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  4. Melancholy and beautiful. Thank you. I hope your brain pain is in the past.

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    1. It is a toss-up from day to day. Thank you for your comments, E.C.

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  5. I love the deeply contrasting imagery and by the way, I'm watching you as well! LOL

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    1. So glad to meet you! Your poetry was exquisite!

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    1. The photos give a focus that went with the words, and vice-versa.

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