Promptly Written
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Promptly Written

POETRY

Rhythms Of A Scream

Triggered back in time

Photo by pawel szvmanski on Unsplash

the near-daily beating of your words
exploding against my mind are numbing:
thump pa dump, thump pa dump

turning never-ceasing screams into rhythms
more tolerable for these delicate ears —
ears that normally just tune your voice out

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