When Darkness Lingers

When the darkness still lingers over the rooftops of the old houses, I can cover the entire sun with my hand. I feel happily empty and powerful knowing that I can erase all the light from my word, even when it so eagerly insists on reaching through to my heart. The little rays of warmth…

Time Well Spent

There’s so much that makes me cry, but there’s also so much that makes me laugh. We are bodies of wonder that have the power to hold so much goodness and light. Oftentimes though, we get sidetracked by life and the several obstacles it hurls our way. But when you think about how they come…

The Unknown

galaxies beguile and beckon, mouths of black holes yawn. I face the unknown, bent of body, but bright of mind, not fearing the dawn of old age that comes to all stars, planets, and man. I face the unknown, time running through my fingers like grains of silvered sand. ©️Kaddie Tucker 2018 More from this…

Fickle Things

Oh what fickle a thing time is. We think we have all the time in the world so we keep putting things off for another day. We wait for the time to be just right, for those “special” days, and in doing so, we miss out on a huge chunk of our lives. Oh what…

The Concept of Time

Time is a powerful force that controls our existence. Every moment in which we are alive and conscious has been given a numerical label. The cycles of human behavior have been etched by the concept of time: when we sleep and wake, when we eat, when we celebrate birthdays and other anniversaries, how we define…

The hounds of time

Always needing,chasing your thoughtspredators on the runleaving you infear and doubt, tospice up their prey.Always feeding,there is no time,not even the present,tearing, sucking, bitingaway at every momentcutting, clawing, crashingall your happy thoughtsuntil even their memoryis nothing but a faint echo,yet they keep on hunting.The hounds of time,once you let them in, theywill make you miserableunless…