Hamartia, of Godly Transgressions

Your naked

Blundering eyes lips touch

Electrified me we smoldered

Together in the sun

 

You tempted I wanted to

Run from him but when they

Pulled me back into the shade while

 

You were dying dried up in our sun

I was glad, they branded you

Instead of me

 

An ungodly wooer

 

They despised you repulsed by you

Whispered in my ear

Believe god

 

Behold his holy commandments of

Galvanizing and disgusting

Hypocrisy

 

So me and them we kill your truth

Your beautiful angelic grace

Eyes lips touch sinful purity in his name

The veiled irony as you lie there unclothed and dirty.

 

–Leah Sohn

 

Leah is still in high school. Reach her at leahsohn@gmail.com or on Instagram.

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