Memories fade

by Elouise

Memories fade
stored in leaky shed
pierced with rusting spikes


How many have already died away,
leaving the most resilient and powerful behind?
Who am I without my memories?
And will my fading body be their demise as well?


© Elouise Renich Fraser, 21 April 2017
Photo taken in Charlotte, Texas; found at
Response to WordPress Daily Prompt: Spike