astridianmayfly

United States

16 | aspiring writer & ballerina | lover of many things!

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where only rock remains

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2020

The era arrives 
where we kill what
speaks for the trees. 
even as 
leaves fall
ashes to ashes 
they resemble the snake 
fabled to swallow our sun

            for nothing gold ever stayed.
 
Bring out your dead!
on collapsed horizons, of doomsdays
where 
four horsemen walk on a well-worn road to 
Oblivion
eyeing a dead world 
where only rock remains.
 
But remember how we dared disturb the universe?
time and space and relativity stand infinite and counting
but...

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astridianmayfly (United States) published:

where only rock remains

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2020

the epoch arrives
where we kill what
speaks for the trees. 
even as their 
leaves fall
ashes to ashes 
They resemble the snake 
fabled to swallow our sun
 
bring out your dead!
On collapsed horizons, of doomsdays
where 
four horsemen walk on a well-worn road to 
Oblivion
Eying a dead world 
Where only rock remains.
 
But remember how we dared disturb the universe?
time and space and relativity stand infinite and counting
but so were we on your...

Seeking Peer Reviews

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