KILLING WAR (for DVerse Poets)

The snake slithered through the sand shimmered red under the golden sun rose petals ebbed and flowed on its froth vaporous tears rose from its steamy breath. Heavy boots jiggered and jigged falling to the rhythm of bullets popping as popcorn overhead. Fireworks lit up the clouds seared scarlet the shifting ground and yet, theContinue reading “KILLING WAR (for DVerse Poets)”

WAR

Thundering light set the sky ablaze wailing sirens sang a dirge melding with the panicked voices rising from scurrying souls seeking shelter from the arcing flames tracing a path to death’s door. Running feet shook the ground they’re hurrying to nowhere hoping for the safety of a prayer coated with blinding smoke washed with tearsContinue reading “WAR”