Slaying Demons


Your world
a revolving tragedy
your lips, your mind
make love to me.

You’re slaying demons
that won’t keep,
staring at darkness
in your sleep.

between sheets.
Lie with me

and as one,

for a while

we will be.

© Grace Black


Fiction written for Picture it & Write now off you go … and write.


  1. I love the ending of the poem. Especially these lines “Poetry,/between sheets.” A great little piece! Thanks for contributing this week to Picture it & write. :)

    – Ermisenda

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