Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Parkland (Day 566)


Words lie 
smoldering   hours 
in the dark  twisted 
wreckage scarring 
the peaceful parkland 
where we dreamt  ours 
the hypnotic slumber
of a child  willfully 
  innocent  trusting 
what we owned
  complacent  careless
until it was gone


(c) 2018, by Hannah Six

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