a dreamers’ ache—
stings like venomous asp!
Treacherys’ stolen repose….
Forgiveness curdles my stomach
as I vomit out expletives!
Generations raped from my stewards’ grasp.
I wrote a series of poems following a devastating robbery. This poem describes my feelings after losing a family heirloom entrusted to me.
Etheree Poetic Form: 10 line stanza, each line increasing the syllable by 1.