Away With the Numb Mask

And after the day is done,
I seek after you,
For a peony vision, circling
Above us both, storm of lavender

We twist the sheets in this way
And bring our daily convulsions
To a rest, in one another.

© 2012, Ben Nardolilli

Also find Ben Nardolilli’s work in Perigee Magazine, Red Fez, Caper Literary Journal, Quail Bell Magazine, Elimae, fwriction, Grey Sparrow Journal, & Pear Noir.

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