The Fog

The Fog

A Poem by Bill O. Writes

Mangled alloys
I have been expelled
A fog descends
I glance
Flesh torn from bone
Can I not reenter?
The fog thickens
He who was once I
It who once was
A howl floods my ear
The fog lifts
He stands before me
Lamps for eyes
Scythe in hand
I must depart

© 2021 Bill O. Writes


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Bill,

A very interesting way to describe that visit from the reaper.
Lamps for eyes, with dull bulbs...being expelled from life.
Guess that visitor will knock on our door one day...
descriptive and eerie.
j.

Posted 2 Months Ago


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Bill O. Writes

2 Months Ago

Thanks for the feedback, Jacob!

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Bill O. Writes
Bill O. Writes

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