September 09, 2019

 

Fool's Gold

 
 
 

God is the drain/sieve
swirling around a punctured sky
falling heavy in smelted waves
of silver/fool's gold

Sex is the drug/stain
screaming from an empty bed
laughing madly in small doses
of salvation/tired veins

Love is the violence/war
stabbing hearts with deadly eyes
bombing cancer from an ivory tower
of apathy/ruptured empathy






Article © Scott Thomas Outlar. All rights reserved.
Published on 2016-07-04
Image(s) © Sand Pilarski. All rights reserved.


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By Scott Thomas Outlar