Let Me Out! “One-Liner Wednesday”

  Let me out, the veil grows thicker, darker, slicker, a slippery slope with little hope of resolution- the solution shadowed by shouts, riddled with doubts of survival as the dim light, once so bright slips quietly through greedy fingers … Continue reading Let Me Out! “One-Liner Wednesday”

Back to the Garden/Warrior and Huntress/Forever Never

Mna went straight to Ella, embracing her warmly, and kissed her gently on the cheek. When their bodies touched, the life within Ella leapt as if in greeting to the child Mna carried. A tiny gasp of understanding escaped Mna’s lips as she withdrew and looked into the eyes of their friend’s new companion. Within the dark depths of Ella’s gaze she recognized hesitation and realized this was still the mother’s secret. She smiled at Ella, but a furrow of question creased her soft brow. She turned to Laoch and reached up to give him a squeeze, always stunned by how broad his shoulders were, how strong his arms felt as he hugged her gently in return. Continue reading Back to the Garden/Warrior and Huntress/Forever Never

A Dark Truth/Forever Never

When desire overrides our sensibility, we all too often fall into the arms of folly…..   Forever Never/The Dawn of Illusion by Cheryl Pennington copyright 2014   For Love of Eagna     Eagna and Eolas did not sleep well the night before they were to make ceremony, not that the place where they lay was uncomfortable; but with all that lay heavy on their minds and in their hearts, peaceful sleep eluded both as their whispers carried late into the moonlit night, when they eventually drifted off. Yet in that sleep, their peace was threatened even as the Mother … Continue reading A Dark Truth/Forever Never