Courtesy of Vincent Chong.

*Blue Magic’s Sideshow on repeat (don’t ask. Ha!)*

“You got something
I want.”

He pulls out my soul,
Shakes it in front
Of me,

dangling its center.

There was no deal.
No arrangement.
No agreement.

“Everything.”

But, I have nothing
To give.

“I’ll take that too.”

I am more than breath & bones. I am nectar in waiting. “You write like a jagged, beautiful dream.” ©Martha Manning •https://acorneredgurl.com

I am more than breath & bones. I am nectar in waiting. “You write like a jagged, beautiful dream.” ©Martha Manning •https://acorneredgurl.com