Caliginous Cadence


September is here to remind us that summer is over, and although some might think I slept through summer, I was actually quite busy setting up new pages for the Cadent Words website.

Starting the year with six categories in mind to introduce poems I’ve written over the years, I hesitated to broach the topic of somberness. But what would poetry, songs, and stories be without the deep and dark emotions that come with such things as melancholy, fear, rage, and grief?

Catch the rest of Cadence’s caliginous note on somberism where she brings up a couple of cheerless tunes that just might get you out of this comfortless subject of darkness:


If you missed the previous posts on this dark matter called somber, you can muddle through them here:

Sundered Sunday

Satired Saturday

Fuliginous Friday



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Cadence Beret

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