Ink and silence

 A thousand lights had made me colder…

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Ink and silence

With an afterglow of a firefly, with a cry of a wolf,
with feet on fiery rose petals,
with clandestine whispers, bitterly cutting the time,
I leave the fibers of fragmented words
to the anger of wounded snowflakes,
revengeful, mourning my drained voice.

I abandon the verses to the shadows,
into the hidden chambers of poetry,
I behold the lulls in the blue-eyed abyss,
forgotten fairytales and hundred absurd days,
I drown in syllables, damp with passion,
to live again the faraway love of a mermaid.

Like ravens hunting the death
in my sinking I ravage the ashes of letters,
the reflections of virgin mirrors twist my power
and I give in to the hands of creativity,
dark magic and lips of paper incubus,
only to design a new sound for every lonely heart.

And here I am, on the wings of raw scars,
one with the resistance of a blight fragrance,
feeding on the ignition of answers,
silent in the dreams with ink and angels.

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La pluma by Diego on Flickr

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© 2012  Broken Sparkles

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4 Responses to “Ink and silence”

  1. Victoria C. Slotto Says:

    Blaga…you have outdone yourself in this one. The use of repetition, the images, I’m not sure I can find a word to describe how much I enjoyed this. You write to my love affair with words.

  2. dragonkatet Says:

    Wow…there is so much in this one that I think every writer can relate to and enjoy. Sometimes it’s soooo difficult to find the subject matter…we can draw on a myriad of things, experiences, emotions, and still feel like the ink has run “dry”. I think the imagery in this one is especially strong, Blaga. :)

  3. sonsothunder Says:

    Ab-si-awesome…and I love 3 doors-down 2

  4. Jamie Dedes Says:

    I am with Victoria on this one. Stunning. Absolutely stunning.


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