casting her pride aside

she straddled his waist

plunging her blade into him

in one fluid motion

she quickly pryed his ribs apart

to expose his still beating heart

with her energy waning

and no time to waste

she ripped the meat off

in great greedy chunks

with her teeth

social distancing had left her hungry

she was so thankful he had agreed to meet

~Melanie Thomason





March 28, 2020 · 7:52 PM

12 responses to “Hunger

  1. I’m sorry, I can’t read your poem. Could you please put a copy of it in the comments section?

  2. Oh man, that’s a mighty hunger! Thank you for putting it below so I could read it.

  3. I LOVE IT. It’s a great poem. That;s a side of the virus we didn’t think about. Hahahahaha

  4. Ha, ha, I can see this coming to pass!

  5. oooh…. He didn’t eat enough garlic! ๐Ÿ˜‰
    Or is that a myth…

  6. Wow, quite a vivid post!!

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