Your flesh births smoke signals….
Lying face down in twisted barbed wire and searing chains
& the Freedom of soft pain.
His name blisters coiled avidity
Scrawled across your chest in
Between slain beauty and
Glass bullet rain
Fingernails carve holes in the ripples of
Promises of desolate remains
& tarnished one-eyed fame…
Blame claims broken canes,
Shattered against the skulls of
Deception came first. And. then
His splintered name across your
Drained skin, kissed the blood of