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She wanted purple hair. No more this dull, iron gray that made her skin look worn and tired, Her eyes sunk deep under hooded lids. The dark swirling chocolate of her pupils caught the electricity in the sky. She heard the storm first, the thunder rolling and crashing, Her dishes and glasses vibrating with the […]
Submitted by Ellespeth. Mountain Moonset (wikipedia) Sometimes look back. Life becomes a series of glossy books flapping. And that’ll do. Sometimes be silent. Listen to the stars. Paint the sky purple. Dance with me on the crazy side of the moon. Ellespeth
For the Electric Purple Prompt. “Mommy, look!” “What is it, Lilly?” “Look!” My daughter thrusts the canning jar in my face. She’s poked holes in the top and stuffed the bottom with bits of green and a few of Barbie’s sparkly bits-and-bobs. I expect to see butterfly wings beating against the glass or a ladybug […]
The following poem is courtesy of the always lovely Carmen Stefanescu Purple clouds tumble and brush against my cheek, bits of thoughts twirling on the wind. I speed along the streets of hopelessness. It’s too late for going back. Here where there is no hiding place, My favorite dreams vanish in the […]
Purple is red and blue blended into that which is perfect love. A color that paints the most beautiful sky in heaven above. The essence of nightfall when you draw me near. A cover to shield me from all that I fear. ~ S.K. Nicholls
If red is the colour of fire and blue the colour of ice Purple must be the colour of the way you make me feel when I am content. Linda G. Hill Electric Purple Prompt
Purple Passion by John W. Howell The flames lick my heart, Rage upward to my senses… Forbidden then chilled.