Gratitude/Photography/Poetry

Gratitude Through the haze she winks at me, opening her eyes to the new day. Every face turns to greet the dawn with new hope. What pleasures await the tongue! What treasures lie yet unnoticed? See the beauty she paints … Continue reading Gratitude/Photography/Poetry

Waiting/A Warrior’s Home/Forever Never

Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion by Cheryl Pennington copyright images and words 2015 As Naofa, Rith, Carraig and a fearsome friend make their way to the homeland of the strange humans who stumbled upon the Sorceress during a moment of … Continue reading Waiting/A Warrior’s Home/Forever Never

The Land of Jinetes/Forever Never

Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion by Cheryl Pennington copyright 2015 Into Jinetes A Warrior’s Welcome As Naofa, Rith and Carraig prepared to leave Eagna to make their way into the rocky land of caves, so Eolas and Laoch were readying … Continue reading The Land of Jinetes/Forever Never

The Cave of Mysteries/Forever Never

Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion by Cheryl Pennington copyright word and images As the females in Espera get acquainted with the Warrior and Hunter, Naofa makes preparations to journey to the land where mysterious cave dwellers have been toiling since their birth, working at the express instruction given them by strange images left on their walls…and what of the stones they collect and store?  She is determined to find answers…. The Cave of Mysteries “I cannot let you go alone, Sister,” argued Eagna. “These little men are so..strange.” She looked furtively over Naofa’s shoulder, lest one of them be near … Continue reading The Cave of Mysteries/Forever Never

A Time to Watch/Sharing Dreams

Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion by Cheryl Pennington copyright Exhausted and content, the band of friends slept well within the cave of the Warrior, awaking to a new and bright day, albeit it full of unanswered questions.   The Sorceress bears the weight of her unspoken question as the spark of connection she shares with Laoch continues to flicker….. A Time to Watch Mor contemplated the recent experiences of Its children.  There was no plan set for Inion’s humankind; therefore  there was nothing to prophecy, all things existing at once . Only the very moment one experienced was real. Still, there … Continue reading A Time to Watch/Sharing Dreams

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