Casey Renee Kiser

Rookie - 104 Points (July 2,1976 / Covington, KY)

Butterflies


Buried alive
twice
the first time you kissed me

I came back dead
only
when you tricked me

Bury me
again
I've felt enough butterflies
I've seen enough of your crooked smile

Bury me
again
Don't just cry in your corner
Pick up the goddamn shovel

Submitted: Saturday, July 12, 2014
Edited: Saturday, December 13, 2014

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©Casey Renee Kiser2013
From the book 'The Moon Said No'

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