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Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Nightmare 101







ancient enemy
a vague discomfort buried
bursts like shattered glass



3 Word Wednesday posts these three words today: vague, enemy, shatter. Thanks to ThomG at Surface Tensions. Come play along with us!


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11 comments:

Sue said...

The artwork makes me think of physical pain, and a physical ailment or enemy "buried" within. But it works for a psychological or emotional conflict as well.

anthonynorth said...

The emotional conflict in this is profound. Yet in so few words.
Excellent.

ThomG said...

I do too, like the fact that the reader can take this piece in several ways. Like your own demons.

Winnie the poohi said...

ahh nice! :D

Greyscale Territory said...

Great sense of struggling inner tensions that need to burst out to fade out!

Jo said...

Yes, this works on a physical and emotional level and the last line is very powerful.

lissa said...

makes me think of someone's past catching up with them no matter the distance that they put between it

Daily Panic said...

it made me think of anger, like fueding groups of people upon sight of eachother their anger unleashes and a usually rational person become irrational due to pride.

Tina said...

now this is an unusual meme. you put your words together great ;)

Pretty Me!! said...

nice .. this is a haiku i suppose ...

watermaid said...

You've said so much in these few words.