“Dark times lie ahead of us and there will be a time when we must choose between what is easy and what is right.” ~Albus Dumbledore, in Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire
Such a thought-provoking quote, don’t you think? I’ve always
thought so. I also believe that ‘easy’ and ‘right’ can be rather complex concepts,
that quite often what seems easy isn’t so, the same is true of what is right
(or perhaps wrong).
For today’s prompt, let us write new poetry or prose
inspired by the idea of choosing between what is right and what seems
As always, this prompt shall remain open for a week. We
welcome fiction and nonfiction, short and long(ish)
you go for prose, let the word count be 369 words or fewer. Please add the
direct link to your contribution. And after
your share your words, do take a moment
(or 3) to visit other poets and storytellers, and share your thoughts on their words. Significantly rewritten pieces are also
Let us write, share, and discuss our muses’ words.