Snake

By Scott Bailey © 2014 Monster Caught in lead and steel Frozen In time Human Caught in the machine Enslaved Forever Somewhere An artist smirks And settles To eternal sleep   In response to this weeks Photo Challenge Twisted This was a sculpture spotted during a day trip to Hastings many years ago.  

Old Silver

By Scott Bailey © 2014 The purr of the projector Warm popcorn scent Dust motes dancing in the light Deep, dusty heavy red drapes Mumbles and fumbles in the shadows Hand brushing hand by chance Close, sweet breath and perfume The excitement of the old silver screen Samuel Zeller In response to the daily prompt Archaic […]

A Ghost Scene – Thirteen Tales

A Ghost Scene This is a play with a difference. Shakespeare’s ghost scene, the dead Dane, will never seem the same again to this band of oddball actors drawn together by their passion. Thirteen Tales of Ghosts By Scott Bailey A collection of short stories concerning ghosts. Some are traditional ghost stories in the tradition […]

Jealousy

By Scott Bailey © 2016 Jealousy A deadly sin So we are taught Over and over Again And when We dare to question The questionable ways Of wealth and power The smirk and hint Jealousy And the lessons rise Prodding our conscience Silencing our voices With guilty pillows Thus Why we are taught What we […]