Progress on the poetry manuscript has gone very well. Many of the poems have been selected, and I'm in the process of revising several pieces. I'm not concerned about artwork yet. That will come much later. In the meantime, updates to this site will be posted approximately every two to three weeks until… Continue reading Lit./Blog Update: Poetry and Updates
I'm pleased to announce the submission process has begun! I'm awaiting replies from a couple of agents, while also searching for others to query. I'm taking my time and being very careful, asking as many probing questions as possible. It's the best way to avoid scams that target new authors. For anyone looking… Continue reading Lit. Update: Cozy Mystery Novel
Due to a shake up in both my personal and professional life, I have not been putting out any online content for a while. I have not been active on my social media platforms and have taken a break from interacting as much so that I could focus on other things. While I will not be going into details here, there are some big changes on the way.
Also, I have begun submitting my completed novel to various agents for consideration and hope to get some feedback soon. I have been advised not to delete this blog but instead to find something that I’m passionate about and enjoy discussing. I have no idea what that will be yet, but stay tuned for a significant shake up here.
As far as The Whiteraven Net goes, it will also remain up for some time. I’m conflicted about whether or not to…
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The ancient tune’s a’calling me Away to where so few have gone. I run to join that joyful dance With the knowledge that it’s where I belong – But how I long to share the light and love with you, To laugh and cry at all the beauty here, And to race you to the… Continue reading “The End Of Confusion and Fear” – Poetry
I come before You humbly As the candle flickers low With all my imperfections In this land of frozen snow. Insanity arising As we play the ageless war - I come before You humbly As the ancients did before. You Whose heart is endless, You of stained glass crystal mind Who pens the… Continue reading “Candle Light Prayer” – Poetry
Birth – meant for convenience and enslavement Life – valueless, pitiable Death – merely hours away Sunlight – a strange word in a foreign language Torture – a way of life Bone – what you hear scrape against the floor Blade – to puncture and prod Smiles – to mock and degrade Festival… Continue reading “Starlight Haven” – Poetry
Fleeting shadows, wisps of darkness Arrested breath Illusion? Flashing beacons, wings so bright Racing mind Confusion. Scarlet portals, sinister gaze Rising fear Delusion? Light is darkness, darkness - light? Woven webs Corruption. "Nothing to fear. Do as thou wilt." Questionable fantasy Propagation? Angelic sonnets turned to sneers Devilish growls Deception!… Continue reading “Those Who Watch (and Those Who Don’t)” – Poetry
Fairyland whispers Essence of faith Another time gently beckons The thoughts of Gods swiftly move Heaven’s answers, so elusive Eagerly awaiting response Requiring a leap of faith Signs that we are not alone Poetry Copyright © 2017 - 2023 by Ena Whiteraven All rights reserved. Photographer: unknown
The rushing waves of fury Broken hearts left in his wake That old deception endlessly beguiling the fool From the time of the first sun He has sown his bitter seed Recklessly clawing, boldly rampaging The paradise of innocent breed Now revealed to the few who gather The light shines boldly on his morbid throne… Continue reading “Demon Of Rage” – Poetry
I rise to go further than ever before To feel wind in my hair, shake the dust from my feet I rise to learn wisdom from stories of old Cultivate strength with a body made free I rise to hear songs of the old ones who know To study the past and divine what’s… Continue reading “I Rise” – Poetry