Happy April 1st. It's April Fool's Day but more importantly, it's the first day of NaPoWriMo. I'm going to hopefully succeed in writing a poem every day for the entire month of April. I don't think that needs any further explanation so here's my first poem:
Her face still lingers
in my waking dreams.
Words that escaped her cracked lips
vibrate in my head,
Shaking my whole body awake,
I can still see the pain in her eyes.
Terror. But behind it all,