Elle (theroadtoelle) wrote,
Elle
theroadtoelle

Escape

Prompt: Use personification and alliteration.
Prompt: Write a poem involving an emotional reaction to some event that seems to be about something else. Talk around your strong feelings; don't declare them directly.



As I complete my plummet
from the cliff edge,
the water welcomes me
in a cool,
       dark,
             silent embrace.
Smatters of salted sunlight
grapple with the murk,
as I close my eyes and
slowly s
     i
     n
     k.
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