Poetry from Brianna Dawn.

skulls on fire

candles, magicians of the night
set their skulls on fire
they frighten shadows, sending
them with their drooping capes
across my bed in an uneven, drunken,
flight – but the wind from outside has his
sights on her – she melts,
fighting against prince charming’s
whispers as he steps through the window –
he bites too hard, too strong, she grows cold –
now there’s no more light to hold
the hearts of shadows before they fold,
melting away into the dark

poem by Tiny Fawns for daily prompt: uneven

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