recreating Sarah

Conjuring, I draw you from the past

I streak your hair with Spanish red

recollection is a soft and flowing river

and dress you in shades of blue

and I fear I’ll drown if I wander in

dotting your eyes with gold flecks

struggling against painful memories

that burn more than they sparkle.

 


PAD prompt: write a portrait poem.


 

What do you think?

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