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Backwards Reversion

by Melissa Eaves 6 months ago in slam poetry
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a formal complaint about social dynamics

Backwards Reversion
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Backwards Reversion of Social Dynamics

A breath that is unyielding

singes my lungs

and I wait in mourning

singing his tunes

while pining dreaming weary in full blooded color I wing it

as a dead marionette

is cast upon another shore

another day, another dollar

another doll and another lost piety

has bloomed hateful

oh woe, is me

I dream in blue

her life screams hate through me

and i scream piteously

lost for a moment in reality

I savour its contentment

and cast

another line to cement

its sure implementation

passive aggression

is not assertion

nor is violence

A healthy coping mechanism

slam poetry

About the author

Melissa Eaves

I am an freelance writer. I love the written word and the poetry of my soul is expressed by mastery of it.

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