A Love Story

May 16, 2021 by Kyomi O'Connor

                                                              Photo by Lovely Shots on Unsplash 

For years in the desert

hauling my own corpse



A drop of tear

a stain of blood

were long gone

to prove my existence


I left the whole spirit


behind me


The light of the moon

and the stars

gently infused

through the skin


becoming part of me

ever in the cradle

This poem was composed with #1 Prompt: The realms of watery emotions for "a 30 Day Poetry Challenge" on Write Under the Moon.