Red Bird In Snow

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic

Trigger warning.

Cover image: pixabay.com.

Red Bird In Snow

 

Red

on white;

bright crimson

reminding me

of blood on white sheets.

A startling clash, color

glaring; an almost gory

sight that brings with it memories

of a sharpened blade against soft skin.

Wings spread, bird takes flight to leave itchy scars.


Submitted: February 16, 2021

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Mike S.

A fine cardinally, Hull

Tue, February 16th, 2021 8:22pm

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Thanks, Mike.

Wed, February 17th, 2021 6:22am

AdamCarlton

Lots of readings of this dark message.

Tue, February 16th, 2021 8:58pm

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I guess there is. Thanks, Adam.

Wed, February 17th, 2021 6:22am

Bobi Leutschaft Poitras

This is a beautifully poignant piece. Just wonderful!

Tue, February 16th, 2021 9:36pm

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Thanks so much, Bobi. Nice to see you :)

Wed, February 17th, 2021 6:20am

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