Raptus Obscura (a duet with Matt @This mortal Flesh)

Beautiful artwork and powerful words by a talented writer. Please read and enjoy.


phoenix_by_brandrificus-d3a8eeqon I sank
saturated in my own caliginosity
treading pools of melancholia
just a long swallow
in this incessant abyss…
groping in blackness
I found a hand
when you pulled me in
my insouciance fell away…
my darkblind eyes
knew not your nature
as you entered me
but there was comfort
in your warmth…

murky stagnant waters
run the deepest
my wounds soothed
you were my chance to dare
to feel again
you woke dormant
desire, a torrent
of lust
coursing through my veins
inhibitions shed, veneer unveiled
searing spike penetrating
icy stalactite dripping
Atlas and I both shuddered
and the world shook

Written by Nathalie and Matthew – March 2016

I am very much a solitary writer and it’s fair to say “collaborating” does not come easily to me – I need to feel a real connection to another writer to even begin to think about working with them…and…

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