#NaPoWriMo18: Day 11

Image source: Huffington Post. For the Day 11 prompt.

Time tinges the
Future with death and demise
Certain end.

Each day is
A war won by birthing the
Self anew.

The claws of
Time etch themselves in our skin

Desire from
Response,bending will to

The world ends
Not with a bang but with a

* T.S Elliot, The Hollow Men.