Poem: “Your Gods”

Hello, readers, the few and mighty.

September is not an easy month for me. I’m writing through the days as best I can, but posts might be irregular for a while. Hopefully your state isn’t on fire like mine is. California, the Golden State? More like the Burning State.

The survivors (Credit: Alyssa Pearl Fusek)

your gods knocked on my door this morning.
the lions yielded, the lions let them in.

they spoke in a language of bone and hurt.
some girls need that, some girls like that —

but I want better.

some men want bone, some men want hurt —
so I spoke in a language of silk and light.

the lions listened, the lions began to roar.
your gods died at my door this morning.

© Cat and Moth Writings
All Rights Reserved


One thought on “Poem: “Your Gods”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s