Treasure Island

Cynthia BuhainBaello

(November 17,1949 / Manila, Philippines)

Deadly Game (Hexastichon)


Ace of Spades, Ace of Hearts
These used to be an excellent pair of cards
But now they possess venom that imparts
A deadly game, breaks life into shards
Shredded futures and nullified chances
There are no winners.... from these substances.

Submitted: Thursday, February 27, 2014
Edited: Thursday, February 27, 2014

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All rights reserved ~~Cynthia Buhain-Baello~~02.07.14

*hexastichon -poem or stanza with 6 lines -rhymed/unrhymed

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