Hasty and I teamed up for a second poetic duet. It’s dark, and flows with the beauty and power of the deep blue sea. Head over, give it a read, and leave some feedback for two of your favorite poets. Wait… we are two of your favorites, right? We should be!
(You can read our first duet here: Raining Poetry)
31 DAYS OF HORROR
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Written by Matticus and Hastywords
Rogue waves gather their strength and formidable reserves,
Hiding amongst lesser brethren, stealthily approaching,
Caring nothing for fairness, they know nothing of deserve,
Emotionlessly crush, sending their victims reeling.
Whitecaps surface indicating turbulent seas mixing unseen
As hope drowns beneath currents that swim headlong into reefs
My heart lies underneath all this tempestuous algae of green
Inside the muck accumulating in the undertow, where life slows
Distanced from the raging storm, though still held in its thrall,
The chill of the dark water saps the strength from my limbs,
The world of light slips away, I’m pulled deeper under tide’s fall,
Washed from shore as penance for my secret waking sins.
Power surges inside each pulsing flux carrying broken debris
Feeding the angst of all its pieces into a chaotic…
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