Your fable words
Turn whispers
Into nothing more
Than childish stories

Try a devilish prose
And a scheming mind
To engage depth
Where the tales weave

For long ago lessons
Are not the light in the window
But the shadows
Impressed by dark

7 thoughts on “Fables

    1. Philisapher Post author

      Yes true, I remember your piece on it not long ago, I really enjoyed that. One of my favourite authors Kate Forsyth wrote a great book called Bitter Greens, about the story that inspired Rapunzel, that’s what inspired this one

      1. Geo Sans

        loved discussing

        the lessons

        dissecting the stories

        when I was young


        I still do …

        I’ll definitely check out the book


        thanks for the tip

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