Senescence (Tanka)

© Tracesofthesoul 2014

© Tracesofthesoul 2014

sporadic visits

that escalate in flurries

steals chunks of a life

cunningly, shrewdly

claims Dementia.

 

Written for Mindlovemisery Menagerie – Tanka/Haiku prompt presented by Anmol
evanesce
verb
– literary
verb: evanesce; 3rd person present: evanesces; past tense: evanesced; past participle: evanesced; gerund or present participle: evanescing
1.
pass out of sight, memory, or existence.

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