You, my mistress

Standard

You, my mistress of vivisection,
raise belabored eyes.
Be like the arrowhead.
The cleft rock that bleeds.
We wrap our needs in wire,
despots conspiring.
What gorge between…
Pale motors, you and me.
You and me, we scrape
knucklebones and wits.

You, my mistress of seizures.
Wide anger fits over the head case,
enlaced with what you…
Off to martyr camp,
fevers between us.
How lovingly you stamp out
the flame of my divining,
and kiss me with your killing moon.
How lovingly you shape my mouth.
A burning bed between…

You, my mistress of unseen enmity.
Hallowed be thy shame.

-r. miller

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