|White watercolour pencil on black paper A3 (tinted)|
The Dark PlacesFew people know of the dark places of the world, silent places, lonely places, filled with creeping mists and invisible patrons. The dark places have no citizens.The Dark Places by iLickmimes
The dark places need no servants.
The dark places keep no slaves.
Small animals flee to their homes, naked babies huddle together, whimpering in old languages, spare us, spare us. The dark places show no mercy.
The dark places have no compassion.
The dark places have no sympathy.
Birds stop singing, their ringing songs extinguished, flying above the trees, the mist, the dark, for nothing good, nothing beautiful should live in these dank shadows. The dark places need no love.
The dark places thrive on revulsion.
The dark places require repulsion.
Plants wither, trees older than the moon frown and grasp to life with the vitality that only they have. But life does not last long in the gloom, and soon even they groan in defeat and fall. Crashes sound, sharp reports and deep rumbles, rattling the earth to its core. The dark places
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