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National Poetry Month Day 26: Ugly Fruit

Before I wrote this, I wondered why I picked this prompt. Ugly fruit? This is what I came up with, so enjoy. Ugly Fruit Crinkled skin, unsightly lumps that bulgeShoved away in a hushed cornerIgnored in favour of flashthe new variety,vogue inclinationof flawlessnessNot perfect,but… Continue Reading “National Poetry Month Day 26: Ugly Fruit”

National Poetry Month: Vulnerable

Vulnerable Shrouded underneath the silent void Unprepared to face the false smiles Cast adrift among the sharks Yet you swim while drowning Withdrawn past eclipse Silent words roam Seeking help Nothing Comes © A. F. Stewart 2017 All Rights Reserved