Light Falls – #writephoto

For Sue Vincent’s Thursday Photo prompt At last, I managed something new for this challenge rather than recycling. This is the picture   By Scott Bailey © 2018 Light falls Through the ancient arch How much light Has fallen Through the years Upon Lovers joined The dearly departed Those welcomed with blessings Of water The cold The … Continue reading Light Falls – #writephoto


By Scott Bailey © 2015   Space. It stretched out before him – endless, dark, enticing. The stars were faint and blurry through the thick glass view port, moving in a slow arc across his vision. He could feel the endless nothing all around, calling to his soul, a siren’s whisper. Float with us. Float … Continue reading Confined

The Path

By Scott Bailey © 2017 It’s exhausting Climbing over obstacles When There’s more of the same On the other side And you can’t remember Why And you dropped the map But there’s no option But to go on Hedgehogs wander by In response to the daily prompt Meander #DailyPrompt, #amwriting, #postaday

Wandering Spells

By Scott Bailey © 2013 Is it enough? These words We gather here From across the globe Our thoughts thrumming Over strands of the web They gather and agree Mostly And we know What is wrong with the world What is right How to behave And with well-picked word We condemn Or cajole the effective … Continue reading Wandering Spells

The Jellyfish That Froze

By Scott Bailey © 2014   The jellyfish sighed, in a jellyfish way. It wobbled awake. Another day after another rough night. The little jellies were disturbed, heavy currents last night. They had needed lots of comfort. He had wrapped himself around them and rocked them to sleep against the waves. Mrs Jellyfish had bumped … Continue reading The Jellyfish That Froze