Daily Prompt: Toxic

A halo–

of dark worry

hovers–

above my head.

I wear it,

as

a crown,–

of regal bearing–

with insolence.

 

With each day

heedless–

of its toxic weight

my shoulders–

grow stronger,

I become–

anesthetized–

by this weight

I cannot shed.

 

via Daily Prompt: Toxic

Toxic

#30Poems30Days

#NaPoWriMo

 

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Daily Prompt: Toxic

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.