Their Place In Sunshine Today: Three Line Tales, Week 68

three line tales week 68: a whole bunch of graduates at their graduation ceremonyphoto by Faustin Tuyambaze via Unsplash

Sea of freshly minted humanity unfurling waves of radiant hope for a rosy future

Let them enjoy their fifteen minutes of fame and their place in sunshine today

Before the world comes crashing down, robbing their innocence and trading their souls

TLT Week 68


Emotion Reigns

Fingers itch

Lips quiver

Sky pouring

Heart overflowing

Keyboard silent

Speakers muted

Return call

Never comes

More nights

Wasted sleep

Choked throat

Aching heart

Tearing eyes

Pained souls

Ruined again

Emotion reigns