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Josho (the ascension)

Mere minutes follow that of this midnight hour As the devil stands under an old leafless tower A little girl no more than the wee age of ten Like still life, she haunts the dreams of men An erect solider with skin as pale as the dead Hair as black as night, resting neatly on […]

Sakura no mizumi (cherry blossom lake)

Under the casual guise of its cherry blossomed reach She entangles herself within woolen weaved sheets In a confused daze, pacing herself to a gentle beat Trailing them as they’re swept off by a bristling breeze The night is yet young; the crickets sing their songs She wantonly wets her lips, with a tinsel budded […]

Kokoro no me (minds eye)

In the midst of the twilight symphony that surrounds, There is a feint familiarity among several simple sounds. As gentle steps sweep the surface of ruptured ground, A feeling once lost, has now been unexpectedly found As hypnotic rhythms echo from a closing heartbeat, The aging pine ripples as she discreetly takes her seat The […]

Fuyu no nayami no tane (winters bane)

Beyond my brow, lies the endless sea of winter white Writhing winds enmesh me as they deny evening’s light The soles of my feet step wearily into icy pits of snow The pain in their gaping wounds no one will ever know Behind me, the haunting hounds of Nordic night reside By strength of will, […]