Code Purple: Day Fourteen

My soul un-clouds,
and inside I find
a child self-immolated,
skin-pricked
by embers.

I cannot down
these flames
though my heart rages
to let go.

You are content
to watch me burn.

I am content
to engulf you in return.

©2015 Jessica Stephenson All Rights Reserved

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