Beneath the Sea/Art

Finished. Walking away from the project. Putting down my pens…   Beneath   Swirling frothy turbulence, by all appearances chaotic conceals, protects what we neglect to treasure, save and honor more dear than the shiny doubloons lying useless in the … Continue reading Beneath the Sea/Art

A Sorceress’s Adventure

Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion by Cheryl Pennington copyright 2014 As Eolas and Laoch make their way to the source of the endless smoke spirals, The Sorceress accompanies Eagna back to her home. They will find more than rest and comfort on the morrow as their circle grows to include more of Domhan’s living essence. A Sorceress’s Tale Ignoring Eolas’ advice to make the trip slowly, Eagna pushed steadily on toward their home, with the White Tiger keeping pace beside her, only stopping now and then to eat the food they brought along.  Eagna’s hand remained buried in the white … Continue reading A Sorceress’s Adventure

To the Unknown/Forever Never

Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion by Cheryl Pennington copyright art, photos and written work The band of friends part ways as the females head home and the Hunter and Warrior begin their journey to visit the new tribes of their world, somewhere in the land of the strange smoking spirals that float steadily skyward.  What did it mean? Would they be friendly?  So many questions and yet the most pressing thing on the tortured Warrior’s mind remains the same.  What lies within his soul and who has ultimate control?  Join them all on their separate paths which cannot but lead … Continue reading To the Unknown/Forever Never

No Rest for the Keepers/Forever Never

Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion by Cheryl Pennington copyright As the circle of friends in the Land of Laoch rest peacefully,  the Keepers of Domhan also find sleep.  But one will not sleep easy; for the vein of dark possibility pumps its poison into the minds of the innocent at every turn…. No Rest for the Keepers “I wonder how things have gone for our friends in the land of the cliffs.”  M’na gazed at Fireann’s broad back with wide, brown eyes as they lay in the comfort of night, gently running her fingers over his warm, smooth skin.  She … Continue reading No Rest for the Keepers/Forever Never

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


Rebirth When, spreading my wings to the open sky I let the breath of God dry the dampness of birth from my body, I turn my face to the brilliance of Life, drink in its possibilities, disown my fear of leaving the womb And with a sudden rush of ecstasy, the wind whispers my name and sweeps me into the arms of freedom! Soaring, gliding to Nowhere, Somewhere, Everywhere- The Unknown. Cheryl KP copyright Continue reading Rebirth/Poetry

King of Wishes

I did this piece of art for a relative some time ago… The King of Wishes The light dances across my head, warming my fluid world- so quiet. Soon will come the shadow hands that throw the miracle gray specks. Through the thrashing color and light I fight for my portion of life. The shadows recede all too quickly with no pennies left to spend or throw. Copper disks are scattered below, remnants of the wishful who believe. Perhaps I will collect them all and pierce the crystal surface, rising, For I am the King of Wishes drifting along teal waters in secret. Sshhhhh……. Cheryl KP Continue reading King of Wishes

The Call to Ceremony…Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion

Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion by Cheryl Pennington all rights reserved While Foirfeachta welcomes the miracle, another is summoned to begin a journey…a journey to join the celebration of hope.  As prepares, the Creators celebrate in the Realm and make ready for the sanctification.  But first, a visit must be made… XXXIII  Celebration In the Realm There was much rejoicing in the Eternal Realm, so full of Love were all the Creators for this new addition and for what it represented.  Even Ar’tine seemed greatly pleased; but he secreted the true source of his joy, for now they could focus on returning his beloved As’me to … Continue reading The Call to Ceremony…Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion