Wounded… — My Sword and Shield….


Please read this exceptional piece written by my new friend over at My Sword My Shield. His blog is a delight!  Be sure to visit!

I see you, Warrioress, even though the broken pieces of my heart won’t let me look into your blue eyes again I promise you I see you You, who are a slayer of dragons You, who has seen the sky fall You, who has spoken with the things that only whisper to me in the […]

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I Believe In Heroes


This man was a mere mortal of flesh and blood.  The light I saw in his eyes was that of an honorable man.  The honor this man carried with pride, was that of rare and unimaginable beauty.

I knew he was a man, with weaknesses as men have.  But I saw what was inside.  He was a Nobleman of Old.  He saw the demons and beasts that few of us see.  He would give his life to slay them.

He thought his life was better served on the battlefield.

He relied on his instincts and his brethren in the heat of battle.

My hand touched his, one last time, as he turned his shining eyes away.  I knew he couldn’t stay.  He had paused on his quest just long enough to give me a glimpse of himself.  There were battles to be fought and dragons to slay.