Poetry – The Crash

The Crash

500 M.P.H.

Car and rock

Slow mo

Frame by frame



From split seconds

Into decades



Crumple zones

Decades into centuries

Steering wheel

Into chest

Engine into seat


Into inferno

Burning out

No survivors

Blazing wreck



Opher 20.11.2018

This is not about a car crash at all. I was merely using that as a metaphor.

The clue is in the last two lines.

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