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A Worm Ate Inside Me by Jessica Ni Leacai

I wished myself the stem, a flower blooming How you stunned my growth, with sharp shears The roots of me withered, you poisoned them Life bled from my leaves, veins viciously cut Your weeds arrogate my being, parasites implanting bile … Continue reading

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Mattered by Jessica Ni Leacai

Mattered by Jessica Ni Leacai If shovel was a foot, dig deep it into ground, grind swift, sturdy, so steering spade spread soil, surging, sticking, steel, into cavenous cowl below If scissors sped the hand, how hardy, the hazard, it’s creation, … Continue reading

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