Honed and hardened. She flutters.
He never stood a chance.
Lasered eyes scar skin.
Matching night is devoured.
Only his bones remain.
Three scales short. Her skin
doesn't fit. She will have to take
his sooner than planned.
A.J. Huffman is a poet and freelance writer in Daytona Beach, Florida. She has previously published six collections of poetry all available on Amazon.com. She has also published her work in numerous national and international literary journals. Most recently, she has accepted the position as editor for four online poetry journals for Kind of a Hurricane Press ( www.kindofahurricanepress.com ). Find more about A.J. Huffman, including additional information and links to her work at http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000191382454 and https://twitter.com/#!/poetess222.