by Nick Anthony


Captured by demons.
Long nails gouge my ego
With gnarled fingers.
Ever they’ve crept in my wake.
At last, my race is over.

Written for Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge: Creep & Race. I went with a tanka this time. Please leave a comment and a like (if you did!)

read more by Nick at Rafiki’s Nikki


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