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Vintage

Listen to Ivy read Vintage

 

drunk on norepinephrine wine

labeled

Years

Your

Words

Plagued

My

Mind

a vintage of blacks and raving reds sustain dread in my almond-shaped matter

whisper

whisper

hidey-hide

the child inside plays panic games of save the day

or run away

while i grope for my determination

aged

two

score

plus

many

a

daytime

wish

to see serene my life with a mind off the virulent wine you bottled for me

© 2020, Ivy Blackwater. All rights reserved.

9 Comments

  1. Sharon Unfiltered

    “The child inside plays panic games of save the day”

    Oh Ivy this line means so much to me!! Very personal regarding my own childhood. Beautiful images too Butterfly, gorgeous!

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