alternate not done

An iridescent Vitae Rainbow

 Leaks like Chinese torture upon

 dry splintered floorboards.

Thirst.

 

Dehiscent sighs escape suicidal dust motes.

While musky, rotting corners long unoccupied,

slip scaly whispers of the fundamental violence

born of a universe drenched in mortality.

 

Sanguine pools reflect apparitions that move in the dark spaces.

 marching in line like ghostly ants.

 

Embraced and caressed in phantasmagorical pleasures,

The slowing vibrations,

Thud…thud……thud………,

Echo against the membrane of existence;

Leaving ecstasy distracted. 

 

Plaster flakes, domicidal dandruff,

Cling desperately to horse hair,

 fearing the eternal fall.

 

Metallic keys resting on sundered taste buds,

No amount of water will remove its stain.

 

Affronted by earth laden scents of

Long sky, grass and wet dog intermingle,

Giving dizzying spirals of opalescent scented nightmares

That bark into the enclosing halls.

Broken hyena dreams

The End

3 comments about this poem Feed