Sue Vincent’s #write photo, part the second


Atop the grassy mountain
stands a stark grey silent ruin
in clearer air black ravens soar
high above the mighty tor
below, the marshy vale sits
in a sea of swirling mist
clammy moss-lined battlements,
leaning, long forgotten remnants
no bright, wind-blown flags unfurling
beating drums or trumpets sounding
gone the soldiers, all their followers,
the tourney ring bedecked with flowers,
trapped in the stones just memories
fading over long centuries


Filed under Alternative history, History, Self compositions

4 responses to “Sue Vincent’s #write photo, part the second

  1. I love this one, Bobby.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Pingback: Photo prompt round-up: Spectral #writephoto | Sue Vincent's Daily Echo

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