A Free Verse

 We were
Flickering flames
Tiny budding flares
Burried deep within
Until love came
Swift as a thief
Igniting us with every gust
Turning flames into a wildfire—
Devouring your reticence
Engulfing my fears
Consuming our sanity
Our reason
Our virtue
We were madmen
Shouting down the street
The echoes of our hearts
Until we sizzle into nothingness
In the void of warm hugs
Laughter and

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Photography by Josh Newton

Today’s Filipino word prompt is “silakbo” which means “emotional outburst”.

Come on! Write a poem or a fiction
Snap a photo under the sun
A six-word tale or a long post, perhaps?
Let’s all get word-high this July!

Want to join the fun? Find the prompt words HERE! Don’t forget to pingback & use the tag WordHighJuly. Mazel tov! 😉