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Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Obituary in Yellow


He saw Jesus
In a gun flash.
A bullet ended
invincible.

There is no sun
shining through
the red
stained glass
sidewalk.

Fifteen has its
obituary written
with yellow tape.


©Susie Clevenger 2013






6 comments :

Sherry Blue Sky said...

powerful and tragic, Susie!

Heidi said...

wow. powerful images well used to make a sad statement.

Susie Swanson said...

Sad but powerful . Love it.Hugs.

mindlovemisery said...

Wow Susie this amazing work, shook me to the core

wordifull.com said...

That one packs a punch in the gut!

Ben Ditty said...

Profound. If only we could end bullets instead.

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