the faerie’s dance

….the words this week came from Deb in the Peppermint Creek Collective’s 51st Scavenger Hunt Game…..

…here are Deb’s irresistible 15 words: anniversary, home, snow, cast, stocking, feather, fairy, wispy, sparkle, glass, wee, river, stripe, time, spirit….

…..and here’s the story that I wrote using her words…….

“the faerie’s dance”

always on time
no fairy ever wanted to miss
the arrival of the annual anniversary dance
commencing on the first stroke of midnight

d1

they spirited their partners across the hardwood floor
wearing striped woolen stockings
and tiny glass slippers
on their fleet fairy feet

d2

swirling across the floor
in a feather weight faerie waltz
their wee wispy wings
sparkling with magic

d3

and when it was all over
and they headed home
one
by
one
streaming out of the room
like a graceful winding river

d4

they cast
a bit
of pixie dust
behind them
which
drifted
floated
and twirled
in the air
like an enchanted snow

written by Susan Eileen Jizba
Weaver & Wordsmith…the Weaver of Words….

link to the Treasury:
https://www.etsy.com/treasury/MzMzNjUyNDV8MjcyNTQxODY4Mw/the-faeries-dance?ref=pr_treasury

link to the Peppermint Creek Collective’s Scavenger Hunt Game:
https://www.etsy.com/teams/20750/peppermint-creek-collective/discuss/17005801/page/1?ref=team_page

Link to Deb’s lovely shop:
http://www.etsy.com/shop/DoDadz

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