Metal hearts

as the night draws in
I think about
one of the few people
I can cry with
or rage
the dark music of
your northern home
I never went to
in dark-blue eyes
you watched
as I wasted away
at my
but you told me
to invert the picture
and see my own strength
something to think about
as the night draws in



Today’s GloPoWriMo prompt was to write a nocturne. In music, a nocturne is a composition meant to be played at night, usually for piano, and with a tender and melancholy sort of sound. Your nocturne should aim to translate this sensibility into poetic form!

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