She gave birth, not life

so many shapes move
dark sets into the night

she’s no longer herself
light of those eyes dies

suffering seizes control
starlight begins to fade

she gave birth, but not life
darkness took all the light

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clarissawoodwrites

I spin words from a different space • music, the sea, and nature makes my words spin • ex-lawyer • I love turning ideas on their head •

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