Friday, 3 September 2010

On seeing Worm's Head

Visit Mr.Knowitall to post your own Friday Flash 55 word story or poem! Also a post for Sunday Scribblings on the prompt of Wait

Rhossili Bay[8]It was on the rocky slopes,
as I recall, west of Swansea
on the way to Rhossili Bay
with the wind set to wet
when we met too soon
our eyes for others
made me a fool
and you so cold
so we passed on by
until our time and place
of the midnight moon.

 

Random Word: Rocky Slope


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19 comments:

  1. Had to read this several times in order to savour the message it contained - live in the now so's not to miss anything - is what it seemed to say to me...

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  2. at least you were willing to wait until the right time..that is more than i can say for many...nice 55...

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  3. it's always good to wait for the right time

    my 55 is here

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  4. Oooooh, very Haunting.

    Loved your 55 My Friend.

    Nice pic as well.

    Thanks for visiting, thanks for playing, and have a Kick-Ass Week-End...G

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  5. Ah, the right time is so important.

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  6. You know
    the night time
    is the right time
    (for makin' whoopy!)

    Reminds me of an old joke who's punchline is: "Well, timing's everything!"

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  7. Some things you just can't rush. My son met his (then future) wife two years before they started dating. At the time of the first meeting, she thought he was a total jerk! They now have 2 kids.

    Lovely 55 and picture.

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  8. gorgeous. I wish I could write poetry like that....and the audio was perfect.

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  9. Lovely, like a wash of words on a soft breeze.

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  10. Timing is everything. I loved the flow of this very much.

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  11. GREAT 55. "wind set to wet" Love it. Thanks for visiting. Have a great weekend!

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  12. This had a much stronger meaning, when heard read aloud. Our eyes for others,
    and the rhythm of the buried rhyme is so smooth.

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  13. that's a profound 55.
    lovely waiting....

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  14. And the wait? I hope it was worth it. Beautiful 55 and that photo is grand.

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  15. I like the idea of the wind on a big dial, on the "wet" setting.

    And enjoyed hearing your voice on the MP3.

    I'd like to run along that cliff, even if it were raining a bit, would be invigorating I think.

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  16. I love that you read to us...in fact, I glance at your illustration and delight in letting you "tell" me your story. Thanks for that!

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  17. Hmmm timing. But then there are those who got away cuz of the timing thing

    nice 55 John
    beautiful scenery

    from the Moon

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This blog was inspired by First 50 words where you freewrite from a single word prompt. I use random words or images to create flash fiction in formats ranging from twitter postcards to short short stories.