“Reaper” by Tina McFarlane

“Reaper” by Tina McFarlane

  I watch you You feel me, admit it That tingling on your neck Like someone tracing with a finger That slides across your throat I’m amused You amuse me So predictable are you That desperate act of self-preservation I have taken kings and lords Babes from their mother’s breasts Screaming, whimpering, silent I take…

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“The Writer” by Tina McFarlane (WrittenInGeek)

“The Writer” by Tina McFarlane (WrittenInGeek)

  The ink seeps from my pores Stains the parchment I am but the instrument The balance that was kept Between my mind’s eye And my thoughts Now flows with unforgiving abandon My fingers are but veins From which I bleed The fibers of the tree Long since dead Are now reborn Their touch Once…

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DARK POETRY – A Writer’s Conversation with Her Madness by WrittenInGeek

DARK POETRY – A Writer’s Conversation with Her Madness by WrittenInGeek

You ooze out of my skin I will slice you and leave scars That itch and sting Do I make you uncomfortable? You take glee in knowing that I…. You have no immunity to me That I will fall ill to your poison Again and again For every small triumph over you I will make…

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