It was her time.
She had for so long lingered.
DNR signed, sealed & delivered.
Extubated, all cords severed.
No more for her
Feeding off of the joy of pain.
Black holed heart.
A star folds in upon itself
Tentacles extending,
seeking feeding
off the joy of pain.
Her body buried
without fanfare.
No more cross to bare.
No funeral pyre for her.
This would just revive
the life of death.
Goodbye, Lilith.
Until the next corkscrew.
I bid you, Adieu!
(Link to “The Cross” scene in The Ref: WARNING! Mature language!)
Author’s Note: The featured image was in the position of Lilith using the Will Attunement Spread with the Night Sun Tarot deck. While ninefolddragon described the image to me, I immediately knew it was referring to the martyr within. She has been blocking my forward momentum. I’m sure more of my reading will come to light in the next week or so.

Published by Tiffany

Writing out my thoughts has helped me to gain a new perspective of myself. In sharing these writings, it is my hope to help others to better understand themselves. It is my belief that with each of us who chooses this path of greater understanding of thy self, that it inspires others to do the same. This building momentum is the force that drives me to share, for in my vulnerability, I find my strength. I believe that you can also find yours there. ~~~In reading some of my posts, you will see that growth is not always pretty. It is in breaking apart and coming undone that a seed sprouts and breaks free of its own captivity. It is also out of mud that the lotus blossoms. ~~~Please join me in seeing the beauty of growth within the deconstruction of our limiting beliefs. ~~T.C.

12 thoughts on “Martyr

  1. Intense poem, sad.
    Congratulations on being Danny Ray’s featured blogger. I was his featured blogger too. Maybe you can check out my blog if you need a blogging tip or two. That’s what I write about.

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