Julia http://jfb57.wordpress.com/2012/06/18/100-word-challenge-for-grown-ups-week46/ thinks her prompt . . . in the dark recess of my mind . . . is straightforward this week, well not for my impoverished mind! Equally challenging will be making this page line up as I want it to but here goes.
In the dark recess of my mind, drowning, overwrought and burdened
a brand new demon idles there but
The memory cannot linger forever. Forks of light slash through clouds with
intent to throw open the path
Dark as the night once shared. Storms resounded in those arteries that now are scoured of plaque.
Recess littered with nightmares, fossil formed, now queuing to
be purged, volted electrically
Of hallucinatory dervish spinning a reel, reaching a hand to heaven, stabbing
a hand to earth, relentless chaotic earth.
My sanguine fluid put on hold, damned and damned forever to ease my tormented