elements

what does she use

functional, discrete blade

romantic shard

improvised implement

where

why

an exhalation of life flowing from her

drip, drip, drip

what does she think to see the

calm, violent

redness

what relief in this release

once upon a time i

snapped a bobby pin or

found a tac and drew red

crosses upon my

palm

hoping the pain would

exorcise the

devilment within my brain

but no

no human answers for

human questions