ink on paper

Photo courtesy of Pixabay



Furrowed rows
of battle scarred
soldiers
Brittle pages hold
what no one sees
Gone the way
of ink on paper
As scribes subscribe
to technologies.

In a race
to erase
a too deep footprint
Will we cast aside
a legacy?

Word Count: 40


Courtesy of Sammi Cox Weekend Writing Prompt

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17 thoughts on “ink on paper

  1. Namaste Violet Lentz 🙂

    A superb use of forty fragile words penned here in virtual permanence.

    It would be a travesty if books were to ever be entirely replaced. Perfection in a digital realm subsumes the enchantment found in a physical object. Whether this may be deemed progressive is a debate for another time.

    Have a great week. Take care 🙂

    Namaste 🙂

    DN

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