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Monday 14 March 2011


The dancing devil
in red and orange flames,
a nun saying hell is being
trapped in your
worst fear for eternity.

A carousel in my brain at 3 a.m.,
a million shards of misery
hang on a thin red wire
twirling round on a sulphurous loop.

A moment of fear becomes everlasting.

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