I sought sanity
in the taste of your lips,
but the sweetness was
too much to savor,
so I settled for
madness instead.

© Sarah Doughty

For the ‘Support Insta Writers’ August Prompts
(based on books written by authors in the IG community)
hosted by Tracy and Journee.

Seeking Sanity In Verse by @vaughn.ross


42 thoughts on “Wanted”

  1. Really well put together, you said everything that another person would need a lot more space to say, that’s the sign of a craft weaver of wordage my friend

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      1. I think it’s a real skill because whilst I sometimes like writing shorter poetry and sometimes aim deliberately for very long poetry, to control both the way you do, is definitely skill indeed my friend xo

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