Pernicious (WOTDC)

Inspired by and written for Word of the Day Challenge – with thanks to Curiouscat

Definition: Pernicious – adj. having a harmful effect, especially in a gradual or subtle way

Synonyms: harmful, damaging, destructive, injurious, hurtful, detrimental

Form: Haiku

it’s subtle
unseen destruction
missed red flags
little by little
self esteem
mental health
crashes thoughts darken
to stop it
closing down
released from the pain
six feet down


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