Unhealed

he’ll never know

I never healed

when he ran away

on his heels

 

lanes of the past

still call

driving me around

in late hours

 

peaceful slumber evades

on moonless nights

when I should have

just lain in my grave

 

Saturday Mix – Double Take at MLMM

The ‘Double Take’ challenge focuses on the use of homophones* to build your writing piece. You have two sets of homophones and you are challenged to use all of them in your response – which can be poetry or prose.

Our homophone sets this week are:

heal – to cure of disease
heel – hind part of foot
he’ll – contraction of “he will”

and

lain – past tense of lay
lane – narrow road


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