Consume (freeverse)

a sweet poison

you suck it to the last drop

consuming till nothing is left

you digest it

you become it

it is in you

eternal 

reverent in its own contamination 

consumption is your life

the poison is you 

incarnate



 

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sonnychasm

Literature, art, science, travel. Writing fiction, non-fiction, poetry. Always wrestling with language.

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