The Age of Truth #fivewords

Weekly Writing Prompt #158



Some, they say, are oblivious of danger, and survive by luck.

Not I, for, long ago, I arrived at this conclusion:

stay in your hut,

and learn the age-old truth,

once warned, never surprised.


Photo: Liepnitzersee in September, © 2018 Honoré Dupuis

Calm before the storm – Weekly Writing Prompt #91

Inspired by the Secret Keeper’s writing prompt, Monday, May 29th



The warm wind is blowing little clouds of fluffy seeds, the air is still,

Higher up in the sky we see the spirals of complexity, a world of uncontrollable danger:

No aerosol ban can change the fact,

Our species is slowly vanishing…