Scars MAG

November 18, 2015
By SofiaMiller SILVER, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
SofiaMiller SILVER, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
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A tree scab
A reminder of the past
A swollen wound steadily healing.
The amputation below the collar
Slumping squalor
Bleeding sap
Exposes the flesh
And is nature’s mauler

Ancient scars and the raw callus
Are sealing
Until revealing
A course knob smaller
To replace the limb
healing.


The author's comments:

This piece is based off of the structure of Eve Marriam's "Metaphor". 


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