POETRY

Ablaze—November Poem Competition

Internal flames exposed

woman all wrapped in flames
Image Credit: Maxpixel Creative Commons

Within the recesses of my mind
memories fiercely collide
seeking an emotional escape
from the unbearable pain

several decades in the making
a trauma unlike any other
uncontrollable flames consume me
until nothing but ashes remain

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Lola Rosario

Lola Rosario

Poet ~ Cultural Storyteller ~ Editor at Little Love Lines & The Resistance Room ~ https://latrekista.com ~ https://thirdaccent.com

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