Emotion’s Lair

Emotion's Lair

Lost in a maze that binds, confines me
Locked in the prison of my mind
I scratch my way to the light
As I claw my way past
The blackness around
My emotions
This ever
Tangled
Web

 

The five word prompts for The Secret Keeper’s Weekly Word Prompt #29 are web, lost, black, scratch and lock.  My response is a nonet.
Nonet ~ a poem of nine lines and a syllable pattern of 9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1, with rhyme optional

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