reluctant martyr…

reluctant martyr

like a hungry coyote
death’s eyes stare into your soul
burning deep and revealing
fears you’ve tried so hard to hide
fears so real you can taste them
like vinegar on a sponge

Yes, still experimenting with six line English Sijo…thanks to dVerse for the introduction to the form.

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