Tale weaver/ Fairy Tale 23/2/17 Beyond the Veil of Mist

Michael’s set the Tale Weaver challenge this week:
https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/19271780/posts/1350738984

Weave a tale in which you venture beyond the veil of mist.

Photo credit: Adventures in the Wild

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To most, it looks like an ordinary day shrouded in the morning mist.
To some, the mist holds a magical quality begging to be explored.
To others, it’s an omen of bad things to come.

No two trees are alike in this quiet place.
The mist can be warm and fragrant, or cold and hostile.
But the magic isn’t in the mist.
The Trees stand tall and proud in a park or garden.
Each holds the power to relieve pain, suffering and sorrow.
They see and hear all, and every once in a while, a mist will fall.
If you look closely, you will see tears.
The tears for humanity, shed by the trees.

About pensitivity101

I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination and wacky sense of humour which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! We have an elderly dog called Maggie who adopted us as a 7 week old pup in March 2005. From 2014 to 2017 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat where we made strong friendships both on and off the water. We were close to nature enjoying swan and duck families for neighbours, and it was a fascinating chapter in our lives. We now reside in a small bungalow on the Lincolnshire coast where we have forged new friendships and interests.
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5 Responses to Tale weaver/ Fairy Tale 23/2/17 Beyond the Veil of Mist

  1. Michael says:

    Oh excellent Di, I love how you have used the image so beautifully to create this thought provoking piece…..thanks for your contribution this week…

  2. amommasview says:

    How beautiful. I like what you made of the pictures, your words… the idea of tears being shed by trees.

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