Under the Blood Moon

Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion by Cheryl Pennington copyright words and photography Under the Blood Moon The Living Scrolls The new moon was blood-red. Eagna gazed at it from her window in amazement. Whenever the crimson wonder rose on Domhan, … Continue reading Under the Blood Moon

Angel Wings

I have to state it up front here. I believe in miracles.  I AM a miracle.  My parents held me with sky high fever in the throes of spinal meningitis when I was only 3 months old. The doctor looked at them and said he had done all he could and it was in God’s hands.  My parents believed in miracles and my Mother told me regularly as I was growing up that I had a purpose.  I am only just now coming to accept that this is true. I spent most of my life feeling conspicuous and out of … Continue reading Angel Wings


Whispers I hear you whispering above me you know. You cannot hide beneath the gray mosses. You have deep, dark secrets to share. I care. I touch your rough face so sharp, so cold. Let me warm you through- urge you, purge you. Whisper to me of time- the past the future. I know you can see the us, the we, the they who have lingered in your shadows. Share your world with me- the light, the dark; all is safe within my heart. I hear you whisper….. Cheryl KP copyright 2014 Continue reading Whisper/Poetry

Writing Process Blog Tour/I Am Such a Turtle

I know I said a turtle, but I wanted to introduce you to a friend of mine from Costa Rica. He can attest to my sincerity when I say thank you to Julia Lund for tagging me to be a … Continue reading Writing Process Blog Tour/I Am Such a Turtle

Warrior’s Awakening/Forever Never

Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion by Cheryl Pennington copyright 2014 images and text I must apologize if there are any typos. I am still in the midst of a major move and really wanted to get a new chapter up for my friend Peter at demogorgon’s fiction  and for those other faithful readers who have been kind enough to follow my humble story. We left our circle of friends on the ledge of the Warrior’s home, having experienced a profound vision, one that brought comfort, peace and a new sense of power to him.  But there remained one gift for … Continue reading Warrior’s Awakening/Forever Never

Knowledge and Wisdom/The Circle Complete

Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion Cheryl Pennington copyright 2014 Eolas and Eagna arrive to the Cliffs, completing the circle of Light. Will the Keepers of Domhan find a way to understand the Warrior’s disturbing dreams and ease his suffering?  Is there truly darkness within him which threatens their friendship and the future of Domhan?  The Sorceress is determined to find out; and with the help of the others, her task will be much easier.  First, they need to hear his tale to understand what they face….. Knowledge and Wisdom/The Circle Complete “Hello there!” Eolas’ commanding voice drifted up the side … Continue reading Knowledge and Wisdom/The Circle Complete