Brick

United States

2

Brick (United States) published:

She

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2020

Pardon Me
If I feel so sapphic
For this sweet love
Means no more brutal entrapment

While the hateful snatched at her pearls
She still gave us a twirl
As the world knows no girl,
that can't smile when her patience starts to unfurl

That feeling remains stagnant
The love for whom I stand with
The love for those who break apart
But still, reclaim their own small fragments

The violets give way to violence in ways that we've seen ...

5 months ago

2

Brick (United States) published:

She

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2020

Pardon Me
If I feel so sapphic
For this sweet love
Means no more brutal entrapment

While the hateful snatched at her pearls
She still gave us a twirl
As the world knows no girl,
that can't smile when her patience starts to unfurl

That feeling remains stagnant
The love for whom I stand with
The love for those who break apart
But still, reclaim their own small fragments

The violets give way to violence in ways that we've seen ...

Seeking Peer Reviews

8 months ago