Phoebe C

Australia

2

Phoebe C (Australia) published:

Red Wine

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition: 2021

Red wine
Lingering on the pink of her lips
As the turkey took us into a slow daze,
Barely standing when we waltzed around the living room
The persistent taste of happiness on my tongue
The smell of a roast lay steady in the air
But just the gentle scent of her skin became a memory
For only the good and the bad endure in thought.
So while the feel of her hair under my palm persists
so does the...

Seeking Peer Reviews

28 days ago

2

Phoebe C (Australia) published:

Red Wine

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition: 2021

Red wine
Lingering on the pink of her lips
As the turkey took us into a slow daze,
Barely standing when we waltzed around the living room
The persistent taste of happiness on my tongue
The smell of a roast lay steady in the air
But just the gentle scent of her skin became a memory
For only the good and the bad endure in thought.
So while the feel of her hair under my palm persists
so does the...

Seeking Peer Reviews

28 days ago

1

Phoebe C (Australia) published:

My dearest death (a sonnet kind of)

FREE WRITING

My lifelong death, oh how you make me cry
I hate the way you capture, steal life's fun
Invading my thoughts, the life that was mine
When you come knocking, trust that I will run
 
Let me remind you that I remember
The way you slithered, shook, took and murdered
You froze the warm heart of that September
And due to you his last words were murmured
 
My hate for you it burns away my heart
You will...

Seeking Peer Reviews

over 1 year ago

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