Poison Haiku

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Belladonna

Belladonna strings

Delirium like a noose

Wicked blueberries

 

Courtesan

A true courtesan

Her beautiful mouth prostrates

On inclination

 

Suicide

Discarded in love

I drink that I might sleep and

In sleeping forget

 

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5 responses to “Poison Haiku

  1. “In sleeping forget” indeed. How many times have I experienced that relief? And now I’m trying to find relief within my waking hours too. Much harder.

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