The Broken Ones [repost]

An emotional vampire
Carefully selects his prey:
His needs are enormous
And his energy limited.
The broken victims
Provide more bang
For the buck
(So to speak);
On these he feeds.
He leaves
Them drained,
Vulnerable, stained,
As hunger rumbles
Through him
Once again.

~*~

Poetry form: free verse.

Image from Pixabay.

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17 responses to “The Broken Ones [repost]

  1. A vegan vampire who feeds on feelings rather than blood. Good.

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  2. This is so true.

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  3. I’m not violent, by any means, but I feel like making that guy guzzle garlic sauce for his vampiric needs

    lol as someone with a sister, I can only imagine how terrible it would be if she ended up with well…that.

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  4. Very well written! 😀 ❤

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Wow! soooo good paula! I could relate!

    Like

  6. There are so many of these creatures lurking about too!

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  7. There are people like these. This reminded me of the Dementors from the Harry Potter universe

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  8. Wooooooooo, love it!

    Like

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