Cry of the Wicked

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Folded up

in this wrath that

flows like

a river from my lonely gut,

is a purple wound–

unhealed–

that cries and cowers with your children,

pleading for the pain

to die.

“In Me” by Angie Hoover-Hillhouse

Artwork: “She” by Steven Quinn

http://society6.com/terra3/She-Fce_Print

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