Belladonna strings

Delirium like a noose

Wicked blueberries



A true courtesan

Her beautiful mouth prostrates

On inclination



Discarded in love

I drink that I might sleep and

In sleeping forget



5 thoughts on “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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