Fruit of the Womb

September 3, 2009
By Kirsten Mayfield BRONZE, Warren, Michigan
Kirsten Mayfield BRONZE, Warren, Michigan
1 article 0 photos 0 comments

She pried at the piece of pink grapefruit with the serrated spoon
until it gave in
squelched

out of it's cacoon,
and flopped on the surface
a dead fish.

Cord connected it
to it's womb
And she ripped the skin bridge
merciless -

popping it in with a kiss.


Similar Articles

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

This article has 0 comments.



SciArc

MacMillan Books

Aspiring Writer? Take Our Online Course!