théatre d’ombres/

fingerprick tenterhook
spinning round&round
wildeyes captivate
drawn in, spellbound
waiting for the --
ticktock
waiting for the clock to strike
3am
seizeheart crumple
scatterspell the floor
clutching fadeyouth
evermore and nevermore
shadowplay,
the scrim fades

© Michael Raven

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