Minneapolis, United States

I am a long-time hobbyist photographer who enjoys working in abstracts, portraits and an occasional wedding. I enjoy looking at everyday...

Slow Painful Death

as she throws the earrings back into my dresser valet
i ask why and she obliquely states that i will need them
the days so recent and gentle and sweet in my mind.

little did i know that the abstract i worked on today
would be an actual symbol of the state of mind.
once again the pin pricks into my heart. it hurts and
it is painful, but it does not maim or kill.

slow death

the killing stare and glance. the accusations and
innuendo that tear and scrape the scars that are
barely healed. fake laughter. real tears.

slow death. straight talk.

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