images by Sergei Rukavishnikov

angels incarnate

(Mature)

the match-ic spell

(Mature)

scales for skin

she cannot swim / lost her tail for two legs / her scales for skin

the grass grows red

in silent prowl the spirits stalk / the hunter unaware / the earth swallows the blood he spills / and the grass grows red and it marks the …

white birds

the light is but a flickering glow / my next breath could put it out

go away

child, go away / far away from this place / already it’s sniffing / your songs and your dreams / the demons here feed / on such pre…
'WinterRainbow' by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co 'Quiet' by Sergei Rukavishnikov  by Alenka Co 'RatsOnTheBook' by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "Becoming"  by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co 'Waiting' by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co 'Crater' by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "OldLamp" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "Booty" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "Fiddle"  by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "Gryphon"  by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "WingedDog" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "MomentOfSilence" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "Light" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co 'WindowPaneWinter' by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "Vampirism"by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "Yardman"  by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "WhiteBirds"  by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "Hunt"  by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "Embrace"  by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

the stuff of dreams

so sweet, the whisperings of dreams begin / sprinkling their promises with no thought of keep / opening Pandora’s lid / of longing / …
"Shore"  by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

blind angels

in the shadows we travel / even angels are blind

Revenge

I turn to the angel, I see she is crying / “Can you not stop it?” I ask. “Can you not do something?”

dogs once had wings

“Dogs once had wings.” He looked up at me over his glasses. “Did you know that?” / I smiled. Appreciated what he…

chrysalis

(Mature)
"BlindAngel" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

Raven’s Song

it was strange for him that a man like him / a soldier of many battles / should feel the way he felt in her arms

no room for him

all that he is / is not enough / he’s just flesh and blood / he doesn’t stand a chance

the scribbler

in a world crammed full / of hyperbole

echoing through the empty space

the man with dreams / has long been left behind / and you are lost

in the lusty glow of heat

(Mature)

but until then

a golden glow filled her room / when the strange bird came flying in
'Crater' by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

angel of mercy

wraps her wings around him / holds him / while he breathes his last mortal breath
Redemption by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

redemption

then come the tears, her final gift / she had made him human
"Feed" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

lone wolf

it is for her he howls

wraith

like smoke she drifts away / his fingers grasp the empty air / but only traces find

agape

I look at you / and it hurts / to see how you’re hurting
'Icon of Exaggerating Darkness' by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

wrapped in darkness

she is the light
"ChangeOfTheRules" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

Queen of Diamonds

her voice once sweet / the wallpaper peels / your room / is not yours anymore / the quiet, ordered life you had / has long gone, with your…
"Toy" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

monsters and cherubs

(Mature)

the recalling

and he would never tire of this / to hear that he was the reason why / she left the stars and came to earth

the wishing tail

(Mature)

one day soon

this is only her cocoon / these damp, cracked walls / these concealing clothes

forbidden

(Mature)

little paper ships

(Mature)

the feather

she will lead you / to the brink / of your destruction / there’ll she’ll drop you / like a feather / floating lost / into ob…
"Peac?Maker" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

angel of war

The archangel studied the young angel before him. / This kid who had not a clue what he was asking.
'Tutelage on Dark Wings' by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

the seeds of magic

You ’d take with you your favourite book / a magic book it was / the words and pictures came to life
"ZebraZ" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

the falling

(Mature)
"AngelsCity" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

City of Angels

hope cringes in doorways / desolation walks the streets / the city is dying, the city is cursed / its angels condemned / to the never-endi…
"AngelKeeper" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

Lost: One Angel

wet strands of hair whip across his face / he squints to read the words he wrote / “Lost: One Angel / last seen standing here by thi…
"SpringSlumber" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

let’s sleep in

Shh, Bear ….. / you’re snoring again / they’re bound to hear / and come looking for us / and I want to sleep in / reall…
"LostRainbow" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

lost rainbow

They stood in the shallows of a dead calm sea / behind them, the city, shrouded in smog / while the sea mist hovered in silent watch / like…
"WarAngel" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

the observer

he was the observer / the rules were clear / he was there to observe / to see with open eyes / and not get involved / and he tried / he kn…
"Paradise for One" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

lost

she’s the last of her kind
"The Tram" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co

the tram ride

riding with the bunnies / trembling at the dark / hoping the tram’s light / never goes out.
"Stupor"  by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "BloodFeed" by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co "CandleInTheSnow"  by Sergei Rukavishnikov by Alenka Co
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