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Pictures of Pain: Thursday Hybrid Prompt

Photo by Monica Galentino on Unsplash

A winding river — a properly piercing puncture twining in
arching out of viral veins — unvanquished — and

now that
you are
ripped from
my flesh



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Ann Marie Steele

Ann Marie Steele


I pen poetry about love and loss, what I observe and experience — I write about hope. My writing has been described as resiliently defiant.