He Has Risen

Venus in retrograde

returning lost loves,

goddess’ cruel joke.

This undead ex-husband,


beautiful man with a black heart.

Lazarus in my life,


from New Jersey ash and oil refineries,

how can he rise up?

How can he come again,

searching for me in the desert,

forty days gone by?

Let him lie back down

if he is tired.

I have no time for such a man.

copyright Katie Pifer http://www.witchpetals.wordpress.com



One thought on “He Has Risen

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s