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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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Exclamatories by Jessica Ni Leacai

Exclamatories by Jessica Ni Leacai What words, what grammar given, to seethe sordidly thru me. Not necessary, need be barated, these spat soundings of thee. How horrid, how crudely chiped, the proud perfunctorates were said. But blatantly, bristled an author, … Continue reading

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Why you, with your wants- by Jessica Ni Leacai

You sought in me, things I could not be, idle ideas and remedies, hardly at hand, floating fragments and pictures frightened by the sea, and left languished and lost am I, in a far off land. Broken bows, how they … Continue reading

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Mildred, In Memoriam- by Jessica Ni Leacai

Mildred, In Memoriam- by Jessica Ni Leacai Mildred, loving grandmother, lonely am I, left, sans your joyful laughter, lingering, no longer a confidant, so courageous, you battled beasts not worthy of your presence, and I died deaths, heart ceasing so … Continue reading

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