My Literature is Pointy
black and raining.
being hunted. run, run faster.
listen carefully. silence. quiet. empty.
i hear nothing. reverberating. echoing. silence.
humming. buzzing. leaping for you. helicopters? ammunition.
aiming. sights. cross hairs. eagle eyed. blasting. pop. dull thud. limp flop.
breath escapes. grim rattle. small cackle. slowly draining from.
vision muddy. things get blurry. glassy goes to gray.
sounds start fading. back into nothing.
stiffening. relaxing. slip away.
cold hard ground.
more lost souls. form lines.
judgment waits. check your lists off.
look around. confused. dazed. unsure of how.
you got there. step. wait. breathe. step again. waiting.
candlelight. dull moon light. dimly lit. hardly seen. starless sky.
your turn now. who. what. how. step again. to see the face. decisions.
check marks. grades. opinions raised. where to be sorted to.
collaborate. your eternal fate. jury of nineteen to say.
whispers. mumbles. low deep grumbles. when.