From far away
he had traveled
back to the place
from whence he came
His life since unraveled
Retribution necessary
for a devastating wrong
He had suffered greatly
many moons ago
Now he must be strong
Here to face his adversaries
and reclaim what is his alone
His birthright and 
the crown of the land
Now he will retake his throne

Christine Bolton - Poetry for Healing ©

Hélène Vaillant's What Do You See Photo Prompt

  11 comments for “Birthright

  1. March 7, 2019 at 8:55 am

    Redemption, I like how you tied the moon in, and making good use of the visual.

    • Christine Bolton
      March 7, 2019 at 9:14 am

      Oh thank you so much Paul 🙂 It’s nice to to have these unusual photo prompts

      • March 7, 2019 at 10:38 am

        Yes, I’m glad i found Helene’s prompt – love it.

  2. March 5, 2019 at 4:45 am

    Very well written!

    • Christine Bolton
      March 5, 2019 at 7:32 am

      Thank you Sadje 🙂

      • March 5, 2019 at 7:34 am

        Welcome, Christine

  3. March 4, 2019 at 11:11 pm

    Very dramatic and well done Christine

    • Christine Bolton
      March 5, 2019 at 12:32 am

      Thank you my friend 🙂

  4. March 4, 2019 at 10:34 pm

    Absolutely beautiful, well written Christine. 🙂

    • Christine Bolton
      March 5, 2019 at 12:34 am

      Thank you so much Hélène 🙂💕

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