Remnants

Written by: Charlotte Puddifoot

remains of romance bone-brittle and winter-cold white-ribboned wedding photos - sunlit elation reflecting a love so new that first heat-heady summer my engagement ring - crystal-wept diamond tears studding the stark, starless night aquamarine eyes crying love's loss silently in one bleak, frost-framed moment
by Charlotte Puddifoot 'The Secondhand Emotion' contest