Melting Pot of Love Creation-peace as the canvason which topaint a freshnew beginning of hope andjoy for all mankindDevour thelush watercolorsa landscapea landslideof unconditional loveflooding the planetBright rainbowslove is love is lovefor othersfor brothersfor sisters in all colorsmelting pot of LOVE. ©2019 Linda Lee Lyberg

The Innocent and the Damned

Eli Edward Evangelidis (2018)Used with Permission What choice is this to make, to take another’s life to sustain my own? Caught between steel blade and grey stone, an innocent white lamb and the devil’s own the path is strewn with littered bones no beauty here only cankered moonstonesleft poisoned, tainted by the ancient croneswhose wild madness was their ownwith a lasting … Continue reading The Innocent and the Damned

That Which Fades From Sight

Is it black or whitethat which fades from sightBetweenwhat is wrong or rightcloaked in graphite nightUnseenbut in crystal lighttempting with delightEnraged lovers fightrun away in spitea screamwhen passion holds tightovertakes with mightextremethat which fades from sightIs it black or white ©2019 Linda Lee Lyberg

If the Jasmine Should Cease to Bloom

If the fragrant jasmine no longer blooms during spring's pearl moon, Will I at last forget its aromatic delight floating on the breeze of memories of you when I close my eyes?And if the joyous mockingbird should with suddenness stop crooning, Will past melodies warbled live on in a lethargic summer wind?Will we remember them with affection as when they were first sungin … Continue reading If the Jasmine Should Cease to Bloom


Hi Everyone! I am thrilled to announce two of my stories have been published in anthologies this month. It is such a thrill to have my words appreciated, not only by all of you but others as well. Without the encouragement and support of everyone (you, my family, my friends, my followers), I would not have … Continue reading Published!