Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Unknown realms





























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a black robe gnawing my back neck
sitting obstinately clutching the neck;
 turned my head and saw my rooms, check,
check it all over again and nothing to pick,
silence, except for the clutch in the neck---
fearful memories wear robes so utterly black



Visit dVerse Poets Pub for Quadrille with fear as a word 

6 comments:

  1. I like how the black robe goes for the back of the neck- typical for fearful back(neck) stabber.

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  2. fearful memories wear robes so utterly black....incredible closing line. In Japan the robe would be all pure white - the same thing actually as the black robe. Excellent poem.

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  3. Great use of rhyme in this one, Sreeja. Not always easy to share off those black robed memories.

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  4. Interesting idea able fearful memories wears black robes.

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  5. A powerful image...for me of feelings, knowing that we hold physically. Janice (Ontheland)

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  6. Such a beautiful and strong poem. The last line - well done!

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