Dark secrets

17 Nov



I have learned

to love the way

night descends

fast and early

at this time of year,

cloaking trees, hedges and fields

hiding streams and rivers

blurring edges

disguising shapes

swallowing buildings


and concealing

all our dark

and dangerous




© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

Posted a year ago, but … well, it is that time of year.

Art by Victoria Selbach

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Posted by on November 17, 2017 in Poetry, Still Life


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