weary faces (39/100 mini 📝)

Weary faces lit by spotlights

Untapped desire spurred by twilight

A message in translation

A decoding challenge.

A dim quiet 

Before the thunderous light

A peaceful glide

Before the turbulent war

A frozen moment

Before the raging fire.


This is the 39th installment in my experiment of publishing raw, lightly edited mini-essays every day towards achieving 100 public pieces. Check out the rationale and the full list here or view my evergreen, longer pieces on my website.