Deeper than the night

They sat side by side. The monochrome from the garden lamp cast two shadows on the ground- their contours only inches away from just brushing past each other. Their figures were settled so comfortably against the background that it seemed as if the cold night had awaited their warm smiles for long. They smiled; eyes…

Burning

My blank gaze was fixed on the fiery blaze.  Soundlessly, the burning blood screamed...as the fingers of treacherous flames devoured it's existence.  And I? I stood, my feet shackled to the grounds of fear. I swayed, to the turbulence of the winds of tears. I stayed, gagged and chained with my own weakness. My eyes…