lantern

Microfiction: Lantern

They always follow the light.

Floating frivolously in the air, they are granted purpose only by the light of the lantern. My lantern. Every night I walk across the field and every night they follow me. Sometimes only tens, but on other nights thousands come , forming a long caravan of soft illumination. These floating souls need a path to reach the afterlife.

I show them that path, with my lantern…


Word Count: 70

Prompt:

The Aether Prompt: July 3rd, 2019

Microprose: Lantern

This is the last one.

No lanterns left now. I watch now, as the luminescence floats in the dark sky. My small radiant orb will rise, until its final light fades. As my final hope begins fading. It depends on this last lantern.

Whether I will be rescued…


Word Count: 48

Prompt:

YeahWrite #408 Microprose Challenge

Senryu: Emerald Knight

Wllpower Remains Strong.
Fuels My Emerald Light.
Evil Ones Beware!


Prompt:

COLLEEN’S WEEKLY #TANKA TUESDAY #POETRY CHALLENGE NO. 113, HAPPY DECEMBER! POETS CHOICE OF WORDS

It’s Comic Con weekend over here..so I decided to go with a superhero senryu! 😀

Would love to hear your thoughts on it!

Happy reading! 🙂