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A Way Everything Away

A black whip,In the mind, taking everything away.A black sludge,Around the body, eating everything away.A white spot,In the heart, beating everything away.A white slime,Around the brain, drowning everything away. A black weight,In the stomach, emptying everything away.A black shadow, Trying to waste everything away. A fight, a void, a pushTo survive everything away. Letting the …

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Fragmented Fields, Wasting Away, Humanity near the brink

The crowd gathered fastSwift and steadyThe people yelled loudUnwavering and stabbingThe men yanked limbsBloody and boldThe women cut deepEffective and efficient. The children called namesKnives and batsThe elders had methodsVicious and vividThe animals had mealsFull and fatThe elements ate fleshBugs and maggots. The mud had one last mealAs death took one last breathAnd the living …

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