The Skin I'm In (Found Poem)

She was a freak like me,

that amazon woman-teacher.

My eyes ricochet like pin-balls.

Like a blue-black sky after it’s rained

and rained…

Stitching forever unraveling.

“I deserve better.”

Saying that is one thing,

making it happen is something else.

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