Starvation and Sorrow

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She’s disjointed

Shattered

Gaunt, sunken face

A cubist

A Picasso

Unable to eat

Fearing life

Broken, abused

Someone looking

But not finding

People speaking

Without vocal chords

A crow’s broken wing

A bleeding arrowhead

Sickly and staunch

Listening to voices

In her head

She buries herself

In the past

At the foot

Of her gravestone

Already inscribed

A martyr

Lost in the web

Of starvation

And sorrow.

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