The Dilution of Memory
disappearing into hushed night.
falling on soft grass.
obscured by anguish within.
dimmed by galloping years.
the urgency of bygone furnaces.
lying dormant in shielded vaults.
fatigued after numberless skirmishes.
seeking new wounds to inflict.
the dilution of memory.
Afzal Moolla lives and works in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is an amateur writer and does so for pleasure.