Sweet Smoulder

We got hot fast, 

Shot up into the sky, 

Making glorious arcs, 

A melody of lights, 

And burnt out fast, 

Like dying little starlets, 

Like scampering dogs, 

Beneath our house, 

Beneath the world, 

And we smouldered half-heartedly, 

While everyone else continued to burn. 

Advertisements

One thought on “Sweet Smoulder

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s