The Child of Night
Cloaked in nights darkness, a blackness so pure.
I curse the light that comes with dawn.
For as a moth to the flame, I burn.
The birth of a day anew heralds my slumber.
My torment dimmed by the night's profit.
My spirit is now renewed.
Coddled beneath the façade of your false utopia. You think we are too blind to see the mask that hides the truth.
Shackled in this graveyard full of broken promises. We are cursed to be the pawns of your own malevolence.
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The thorns of our failures are never more prominent than when spoken by the tongue of innocence.
Honeyed words spun so sweetly to hide the foul bile within. The voice of velvet giving way to the coarse cut of a reality earned.
There is no love heRead more…
Upon rough trod earth and decaying leaves.
Through tangled bushes and falling streams.
Creak of willow, the rush of wind, anticipation closing in.
A silver wisp beneath the hunter’s moon, a silent shadow when in gloom.
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So, yeah, this is the revamped and expanded backstory for Chaceito A.K.A The Cursebearer, after getting the fourth to last place on the Bloodlines contest, I knew Chaceito needed some more work. So I read the responses from the judges and responded bRead more…
I'm here with yet another short story! I lost inspiration to write not too long ago, so I went back and started re-reading some of the stories I wrote in High School. From one of them, "Shades", I pulled this short story about my first origRead more…
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