17 November 2014

Magpie Tales 246: Onramp


Image courtesy of Tess at Magpie Tales

Her veins aflame, burning
with panic, regret and longing
Not the parasitic draining
of buried addictions vampiric

Road rises, grips a pounding heart
making love to the pedal
She weeps, speed is never enough
to find home in the outer dark

11 comments:

  1. Oh yes I feel with her every move here!

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  2. Some great lines like: making love to the pedal

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  3. Not sure I should but I can actually identify - not at this particular time but a million years ago.

    "She weeps, speed is never enough
    to find home in the outer dark"

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  4. we are all running fast from something..x

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    1. Sure enough. The trick, sometimes, is to not let "it" catch you. Thank you for reading!

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  5. Yummy write...I read this out loud...to Magnus...

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"Let your laws come undone
Don't suffer your crimes
Let the love in your heart take control..."


-'The Hair Song', by Black Mountain

Tell me what is in your heart...