the demons are real… by Ross Vassilev

red flower wilting
in a glass

sunlight
on the white walls.

i remember
my confusion,

my rediscovery
of the beauty of nature.

the demons

sometimes they growl
at me in my sleep

i turn them off

i think of Penelope Cruz

of hippie chicks in 1969
before i was born.

the demons are quiet
now

biding their time

hiding somewhere
in the back of my head

like a tumor.

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One Response to “the demons are real… by Ross Vassilev”

  1. Ross Vassilev was born in Bulgaria and now lives in Ohio. He i the editor of Opium Poetry (http://opiumpoetry.blogspot.com/) webzine.
    He is just counting the days till Dec. 31, 2012. Something’s supposed to happen then.

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