The caprice of the chrysalis,

refusing metamorphosis, 

demanding that which

won't ever be granted:

an armistice with Time, 

its prime antagonist,

just so secrets

and spectres may

stay cocooned

in that elemental

phase for yet

another moment, 

or two...

◄ Alchemy...

Butterfly... ►


Holden Moncrieff

Wed 11th Jan 2023 05:19

Thank you so much, Stephen, I'm really grateful for your comment! 😊

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Stephen Gospage

Tue 10th Jan 2023 16:28

Enjoyed this, Holden. Yes, time marches on.

Holden Moncrieff

Tue 10th Jan 2023 01:12

Thank you so much, Keith and John, for your kind comments, they are greatly appreciated! 😊😎

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John Botterill

Mon 9th Jan 2023 21:41

I love the line
"an armistice with Time,"
genius idea Holden. 😎

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keith jeffries

Mon 9th Jan 2023 11:00

I enjoyed reading this but times does move on inexorably so.
Thank you for this

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