still bleed for you

The scars have hardened.
The spirit is calloused.
your arrows turn back on you.
But this heart still bleeds when
they strike your heart...

© 2008 Padmavani Karkera


  1. hi, found your link via sheWrites, I especially like this poem. it's raw & vulnerable & succint.

  2. Thank you sMichelle. I appreciate your dropping by and leaving your observations. Thank you!


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