crying wolf

Much wants more and loses all.
– from Aesop’s The Goose Who Laid the Golden Eggs

once the fangs
and the feathers
and the wasted years
have all fallen
we find ourselves lost
in the reflection of bone,
disappointing fruit,
…..-bled tears.



Written for Poetic Asides



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2 Responses to crying wolf

  1. qbit says:

    Oooh! Excellent.

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