The Enemy of the Good (eideteker) wrote,
The Enemy of the Good

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Natalie Drest

Downsize, flows up on the outside
Flows out and inside I feel my size
Compact and compressed,
yet so nattily dressed
The moment between beats of my heart

Splintered sensation
works its way in conversation
I'm consumed and confessed
feelings nattily dressed
In the trappings of your art

Snow flies and it flows
As outside it blows
Fireside, I'm charred and I'm charmed
and so smartly disarmed
As you put the horse before Descartes

Alone and alarmed
Nuclear winter warmed
We're the last to survive
Yet so smartly we thrive
Chewing each other out and apart

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