Fires of Hades



The horse was affright

as fires of Hades scorched it.

Hypnos rides tonight.


*Hypnos is a Greek god of the Underworld.

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My haiku was inspired by FlyTrapMan’s mesmerizing microfilm,

Dead Things: The Bridge Between Life and Death.  Watch and enjoy it below!

A MicroFilm by FTM Moving Pictures

Would you cross this bridge

not knowing what lies in wait

on the other side?