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I Am Not Edible

a poem in response to April’s second week prompt

Photo by Liuba Bilyk on Unsplash

I realised very early on, that

there is a bird inside my body

like a wood pecker

that keeps tapping my sinews

nibbling my insides,

and there is a monkey

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Neera Handa Dr

Neera Handa Dr

Top writer in poetry, compulsive writer, I enjoy reading writing just about anything. I write daily, have published a PhD, a book, a few academic articles.