Nikki (India) published:
PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition: 2021
Seeking Peer Reviews
Men of bad habits and women with lipstick-stained glasses,
they dance all night in their pretty palaces.
While we search for love in the ashes.
Three years of hospital rooms,
I learned to find comfort in those white walls.
holding my mother’s hand as her perfume,
protects me from all the needles.
He enters causing everyone to stare,
they waltz under the bright lights and quick whispers.
Yet he’s running towards to the woods in despair.
I remember a day...
5 days ago