Through Iridescent Changes

by A.J. Huffman

 

I see nothing wrong

with these needles

scarring my skin.

Deliberately.

Dying it

black.

Beautiful art

in ancient designs.

Modernized, of course.

But still eternal.

I will wear them

forever.

These memories.

On display

whenever I choose.

___

A.J. Huffman is a poet and freelance writer in Daytona Beach, Florida.  She has previously published her work in literary journals, in the U.K. as well as America, such as Avon Literary Intelligencer, Eastern Rainbow, Medicinal Purposes Literary Review, The Intercultural Writer’s Review, Icon, Writer’s Gazette, and The Penwood Review.

 


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