Drowning Child

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


Fantasy.


Drowning Child

 

Winter's drowning child,

Cold as

Morphine and the moon,

Old as

The man stillborn in the womb,

Warm as the sediment

In pain's spoon,

Clothed in the dust

Of night's room.


Submitted: February 06, 2018

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Bert Broomberg

Good poem.

Wed, February 7th, 2018 12:10am

tom mcmullen

Thanks.

Sat, February 10th, 2018 11:14pm

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