*In Order to Augment a Metaphorical Pomegranate

Let’s establish flesh. Deciduous.

Iranian. Seeded apple.

Prosperity to Egypt.

Downfall to Adonis.

Anthocyanins.

Blood.

 

Origins: shrub

(some rumor sin)

 

Let’s establish soul. Fictitious.

Barren. Pitted mind.

Ambition to Egypt.

Death to Greece.

Persephone.

Blood.

 

Future: mouth

(some rumor sin)

 

Let’s establish brain. Capricious.

Foreign. Emptied core.

Ambition to soul.

Death to flesh.

Bloom.

Blood.

 

Evolution: prosperity

(some rumor sin)

 

 

*Appearing in Sleet Magazine (Spring 2016)

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Hello, fellow bundle of nerves and flesh! I'm a simple little being who's half-poet, half-scientist, and all gelatinous chaos. Sort of like an illogical marshmallow. If you'd like to learn more, please seek out the "First Impressions" page. Thank you for the visit, bundle friend.

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