Red

Red

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Genre: Poetry

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Status: Finished

Genre: Poetry

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A short poem about red things.

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red

Summary

A short poem about red things.

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Submitted: August 14, 2016

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Submitted: August 14, 2016

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Red

 

Ochre paint turns to black

from the darkness,

Dried blood on a wound.

 

Cigarette embers die to ash

with my fears,

Dust in my mouth.

 

Courage comes from strange places

in the night,

Steel under rust.

 

Music finally rinses the day

off the alley,

Sparkles on the Bay.


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