Washout

The water burns

My hands

As I scrub

And scrub

Until I feel

Raw

Steam rises

Covering the mirror

And the image

Of a man

Possessed

To continue

To scrub

And scrub

Away the memories

Of failure

-Kel Dayheart

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s