AC - Eagles and HorsesAC - Eagles and Horses2 years ago in General Fiction
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They know how to fly. When it happens, their movements synchronise in fluid perfection and the still mountains flee by their shoulders, drawing for them an ochre pair of wings.
They dwell in the subtle line that parts mortals and gods. Their balance belongs to the earth, but their light, the air they breathe, comes from the sun pilgrims and travellers stop in awe, following their path backwards with startled eyes, towards a dwelling they believe to find in the heavens.
The horse marks the rhythm of time, graceful legs cutting through infinite distances. The rivers, the crossroads know his traces already he's been treading the ways of centuries, in the never ending circle of war and rest.
He's tied to the golden earth which gave him birth at first, nourishes him, and will eventually take him back to start another journey. He's alive now; deserts will never chase the regions he gallops on, as long as his energy moves winds and waters through the stone gorges.
His whole race