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Free verse and flight

Burlesque of Wings

tinged gossamer-like ambrosia tendered of stretch

Photo of lightning over Bogalusa, LA by Dionne Charlet edited with Bazaart

Flit is no stripping for Burlesque of wings
partitioned for flutter, spread instinct to bank
should the dance on a parasol mirror in folds,
parchment and rod over path silk with slip,
black ribbon of fire in arc-glide, dystopian
lightning flecked of ramble, twerked free from the crack…




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Dionne Charlet

Dionne Charlet

Contemporary poet. Dysautonomia may ravage my mind and body, but no illness can mute my ear for words. Imagery is my Kung Fu. Thank you for reading! #SheWrote

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