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Trickster Eros

A Prose Poem for the Prompt: speaking with Eros

Photo by Marianna Smiley on Unsplash

Long ago — I was tricked by the beautiful Eros — His beauty blinded me — Eros tricked me into believing that burning love-at-first sight — existed — A trick, a lie!

I was blindfolded — But that blindness left my eyes — long ago — the God-of-Love disappeared — left me — burnt and bleeding — heart broke into pieces — shattered on the…

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Rhonda Marrone

Rhonda Marrone

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Poetry and Essay Writer. Be Open Editor. Lover of all things nature. You can most likely find me sitting under a tree ,watching birds, writing poems.