Over Vegas

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So what is your idea of a fictional world?

In a land far away, Karma has swept me up on her wings,
made me strong and vibrant as sequenced
pasties on pale, pink nipples –
instead of the dying bulb in a neon sign,
flickering over Vegas.

© Laura A. Lord 2015


This was written for the Miniature Writing Challenge #7. You can visit the prompt, here.