Burned Out

This tanka was inspired by the #5prompt on Twitter, a prompt for five line poems issued by @sillionshine. This week’s word was “cast.”

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she cast him aside

a callous flirtation gone stale

a short-lived firefly

burned out, only dark remains

love gone, he shines no more

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