Out of Time
The longboat moored flush against the river bank, and tied securely in place by two thick ropes to a couple of large oak trees, Ert had to now catch up with the rest of the crew who’d wasted no time in disembarking. They’d headed upstream toward the tiny hamlet Modlinium, a fortified Roman village that…
swirling energyswallows darkness and shadowsas light gathers form
The sunspot melts its way through the darkness with ease. Healing light bathes gently the surrounding area, blending shadows away and leaving the perpetual embers glowing in a golden haze of glory. Light diminishes darkness always, yet light needs darkness to shine brightly. Everything in its place balanced perfectly.
Back for a repeat performance, but a shadow of its former self. Echoes always seem eerie with a slight sepia tone.