it begins with an ache
christened in tears

longing begins
a poison
tainting everything
it touches

hunger soon follows
another wolf
to feed
lest it borrow mischief

this absurd reality
(or is it fantasy)
to watch me bleed

erratic tears obscure
limitless passion
crippling the heart
strengthening the soul

Shawna @ Flipside Records gave us words, and I gave her a poem.


4 thoughts on ““Fantastic”

  1. Your title makes me think of the Disney movie Fantasia, with all the floating pink elephants. πŸ™‚ An apt description of falling in love, chasing a dream or passion of some kind, and/or longing to create something (art, words, babies, whatever). πŸ™‚

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