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Shadows and Wine

Wednesday Prose Poem: Talk to Yourself

Photo by Allef Vinicius on Unsplash

I’m the ventriloquist. My voice inhabits reflective devices. Through the bathroom mirror, it says “Hey that serum has brightened your skin!”

“Thank you, I most agree,” I chirp.

“And look at you! Up at six to hit the gym! Get rid of that belly!” the mirror exclaims. It fist pumps. I brush my teeth.

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Josie ElBiry

Josie ElBiry

3x Top Writer “This Happened to Me”. Creative nonfiction, short fiction and poetry. Thank you for reading.