White Out

High volume
static
then... "pop"
like an old TV tube.

Silence
like heavy snowfall
cold and thick and merciless
offers its beautiful nothingness
to a landscape far too dense
with debris.

The Goddess Project: Mielikki

I was first introduced to the Finnish goddess of the forest years ago when my brother and I were creating characters in AD&D. Mielikki w...