Excerpt: Medusa, The Lost Daughter


From “The Decree”

Revelations from secrets’ past blinds the

sight in the present, as the mind shifts the

blame to soothe the past for the present’s use.

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Cast Out of Eden: Severing Roots


I dug deeper into the earth,

severing roots that were never fully connected,

ones that I thought that were a part of me.


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