January 25, 2022

The tongue cuts deeper…

The tongue cuts deeper than the knife;

Blood congeals, the skin heals

the razors incision is soundless

and sweet.

But your words are like machetes

slashing at my soul

and livid scars remain

long after they have

healed on tissue and on bone.


Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.