Tree Of Life

Dripping like a tree laden with dew in the morning,
Your hair laced with promise and green hope.
It is with regret I carry an axe in my hand
To cut you down…
All to make matches
to set myself on fire.

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  • LostBoy1
    LostBoy1about 7 years ago

    Yep Always do!

    This Rocks!!!

  • jetsta42
    jetsta42about 7 years ago

    i always vote Green…

  • MissKristy
    MissKristyabout 7 years ago

    ‘To cut you down…
    All to make matches
    to set myself on fire.’

    Ahh..the twisted cycle of life.

  • sometimes
    sometimesabout 7 years ago

    great piece!!!

  • Rhana Griffin
    Rhana Griffinabout 7 years ago

    Cutting off you nose to spite your face?

  • Melissa Vowell
    Melissa Vowellabout 7 years ago

    bloody Greenies

  • Lisa  Jewell
    Lisa Jewellabout 7 years ago

    MY LORDY……this is powerful….at first I thought you were talking about heartbreak…..geez, will I ever get my head off matters of the heart….

  • Damian
    Damianabout 7 years ago

    Very nice Chris, this pushes buttons.

  • Trish Cooper
    Trish Cooperabout 7 years ago

    WOW!!! So many ways to interpret this……

  • bellmusker
    bellmuskerabout 7 years ago

    Chris, I’m reading this in so many ways, all of them striking. And Lisa, yes sweetheart, I see heartbreak there too…….love the last two lines most of all.

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