Week 24 words from @monasterie: breathe, vulnerable, wild, future and explosion.
into your vulnerable self
rock on your heels
wail at the sky
run fingernails down
your porcelain cheeks
and tear out your hair
in this explosion of wild grief
claim your future self
Here are the words and my poem for the twenty-fourth week of the 2019 Poetry Challenge.
If you want to join the 2019 Poetry Challenge, head on over to my Instagram account (@indraniperera) where I post the words for the week on Mondays (mostly) in my story. Write a poem and post it. Be sure to tag me and use the hashtags #2019poetrychallenge and #livepoetsclub. If you're not on Instagram, post your finished poem in the comments below so we can all read your masterpiece.
If you don't want to write a poem, you can still be part of the 2019 Poetry Challenge. Send me five random words and I'll write a poem with them. Either dm me on Instagram with the words or put them in the comments box below.