Its wise
not to irritate them,
let them lie
in the graveyard
in your head
lest you dare
a gruesome game
of russian roulette
with exhumed memories.

As I scrape
the blood and flesh
off my living room wall,
I wonder
how enigmatic it is
that I cheat death
one more time.


Linked to 3WW Week #440 (Enigmatic, Gruesome, Irritate)