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Rose Red

Posted to Action Poetry




Rose blood red-
I seep
insidious
beneath
the surface
of your
porous skin
to dormant
lay-
striking
suddenly
with a wealth of
temerous
audacity-
Festering,
Furrowing-
Under this
carapace burrowing
to the
tepid heart
burning
with
the flame of
defeat..