Romance Poetry posted July 24, 2016


Exceptional
This work has reached the exceptional level
serenity waits as pain pauses on the shore.

Love's sixth sense.

by DALLAS01

The cutting edge
of
distrust
sharpens its scissors;
slicing and shredding

its way across
the fabric of
her suspicions.

Neon flashes--
sealed
behind closed eyes,
flutter in variegated hues
of lost love
while twisted words
tumble-
slowly slipping
through
the perforated lining
of her naivety.


Rotting in the shadows-
the stench
of deceit festers,
tweaking its talons
on
lascivious lies
revised in rehearsal.

Sirens scream-
begging her to awake,
to forsake
distorted fantasies;
tempting
her to taste
the
bittersweet reality
breaking on morn's shore.

Her gut's
final entreaty--
to entrust his deception
to the enticement
of the outgoing tide.

 


Love Bites writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
Write a poem about love gone wrong or lost love. It can be sad, raw, or just plain angry (Just keep it clean). Express the emotions of the darker side of love. Any style or length. Be creative.






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