burning tree

match

a burning tree
unseen,

stripped.

flames
shoulder to
finger tip,

branch-ends clipped.

ashen eyes-
just smoking pits

damp forest,
oblivious

© Anthony Gorman 2017

image: https://www.etsy.com/listing/71262635/reserved-fire-tree-original-acrylic

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