Saturday, July 6

Ten Years Gone

soon to be ten years:
‘Acne vulgaris’ the doctor

called it—& that word
‘vulgar’ all over my face

All scars now; the odd
little teat of blood & pus

My face can plant
poppies on white toilet

paper—but neither of us
are pretty on our own.

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