Posted in drafts/jewelsintherough, life and reflection, poetry, Writing and all its cousins

All’s Fair in Love and War

A juggernaut

came crashing  through

carefully constructed walls,

leveling everything in its wake

There she stood,

 a crumbling fortress

No shield, no weapons

(all the guards were dead)

Everything there for taking

Innermost chamber seized

Heart held captive 

Nothing left to do except





2011 Nano winner 2009 special mention in Writer's Journal for "Silent Words" Poet, avid reader, lover of art, average Jane