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Pieces Of Me

By Kelli Sheckler-AmsdenPublished about a month ago 1 min read
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intoxicated with the notion

whiskey whispered what I thought

inside, the fire burned like poison

begging for another shot

your kiss created an explosion

the air I swallowed moist and hot

the very crust of my destruction

quickening my resting spot

surviving my first introduction

addicted, no regard to cost

witnessing my soul's abduction

your pull called to me low and soft

a smash and grab crime of seduction

any salvation long since lost

survival in bouts of convulsion

another in your buckle, notched

a brick wall awaits me at this junction

the stained regrets, remain unwashed

a morsel for your vast consumption

the will undone, concedes exhaust

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Kelli Sheckler-Amsden

Telling stories my heart needs to tell <3 life is a journey, not a competition

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  • Canuck Scriber L.Lachapelle Authorabout a month ago

    Luv this!

  • Ameer Bibiabout a month ago

    Your choice about choosing great powerful words is amazing

  • Dharrsheena Raja Segarranabout a month ago

    This was so intense and powerful! I loved it!

  • Mark Grahamabout a month ago

    There's always a first for something.

  • Cathy holmesabout a month ago

    Oh my. That is a powerful piece. Well done!

  • Silver Serpent Booksabout a month ago

    Powerful piece. This one has so much emotion packed into it. Loved it!

  • Christy Munsonabout a month ago

    Gutted by this one. So many, too many, lines to quote. Loved it all!

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