30 Dec 2012

Caution!

Indrawn smoke
turns ashen lungs black,
like widow's weeds...








Even stale cigarette butts can be turned to good use - go here to see more attempts, thanks to Tess and R A D Stainforth.

18 comments:

  1. Quite a picture drawn with that last line.

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  2. Love the pic and your words! Cigs are so damaging...yuck!
    Happy New Year hun
    Hugs
    SUeAnn

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  3. A very striking, and very powerful, post...

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  4. No worse a smell than stale cigarette butts!

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  5. Oh, I really love what you did with the picture!

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  6. Powerful Jinksy....and the photo speaks volumes! :-)

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  7. smokin good for sure....thanks for sharing

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  8. Governments ought to buy this off you to advertise the Health risk.
    Be well - be Happy - Here's wishing you a Great 2013 - my Friend.

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  9. "Like widow's weeds"
    Great last line. Reminds me of my uncle always calling them "Cancer Sticks."

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  10. My mother became a widow at the age of 35 ... yes, my father was a heavy smoker.

    Wishing you a wonderful New Year ... full of happiness and good health!

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  11. I love how you play around with the pictures. I especially like what you did wit the truck driving down the road a couple of posts down. You gave it a wintry feel. And this one goes well with your words.

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  12. like widow's weeds...

    Amazing.

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  13. widow's weeds - a fine, fine descriptive phrase!

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  14. Love what you did with the image, fine evocation of the frog queen, Hekt !.

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