Joseph Narusiewicz

(9/29/50 / So St Paul, Minnesota)

Escaped the Damned


Her gothic shadow cries like a wound
Breach where the light burns
Honesty beveled into the garden
Moonlight croons in the castle window
Silence in her warm soul
Necklace of silver acorns

I have found her candle
Blue wax cudgels the maroon night
Hunters of souls by the iron gate
Green angels aware of darkness
I cannot sleep until dawn
Their cold eyes shiver in the wind

We have escaped the damned

Submitted: Saturday, May 10, 2014
Edited: Thursday, May 15, 2014

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