Good / Evil

I began this poem yesterday for the DVerse Poetics prompt about good and evil and finished it today in order to share with Open-Link Night. It is written almost like an inner dialogue. I wanted to vary the rhymes a little bit more, but I don’t know; maybe the monorhyme for half the poem works.


 

Supposed to think of life as greatest gift,
But tired of trying hard to spirit life.
                                     Come and get a little lost,
                                     In the darkness, high cost.
                                     Come and listen to accusers.
Fight against that voice, that we won’t lose her.
                                      After a rest, the monster
                                      Stirs, peace it defers.
She tries to remember all that life offers.
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3 thoughts on “Good / Evil

  1. It can be quite tiring to “spirit life” but “She tries to remember all that life offers” sounds hopeful. One should certainly cling to that hope.

    Thank you so much, Jenna, for writing this and joining in. We have all faced these struggles at some point in life.

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