Saturday, 1 August 2015


“Who told you to touch my things?

There should be limits to trespasses

Uh oh don’t try to serenade

You are no bird of paradise

I hate that martyred look of yours

Could you please get lost?”

Her stony feet

Can’t walk out of this hell

Of every second of her life

A sigh escapes


Posted for APED Prompt-63 where the prompt word is Martyr suggested by Usha Menon


Also submitted to Real Toads where Kerry is holding FLASH 55 PLUS!