How to Drown in an Inch of Water

choke on the contents of my fluid-filled lungs
the amniotic sac of our love—pneumonia now
lie back, forget the breaststroke, and succumb

© Grace Black


imageNational Poetry Month: Day 19

 

Prompt: Didactic

 

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30 poems in 30 days. Do you dabble in word play as well? Let’s create 30 in 30.

Love and Ink,
Grace

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