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Storymaker

POETRY

Just a Little Off the Sides

a free verse poem

Image by Rudy and Peter Skitterians from Pixabay

This silence of chairs.

No water running surfactants
down the drain
to the drum of hushed
conversations.

“Just a little off the sides” whisper
ghosts, now folded in drawers
with capes that do not swish
their circles around…

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Christina M. Ward

Christina M. Ward

Writing in health, wellness, cannabis, relationships. Contributor — LA Weekly, OK! mag, Today’s Health Sciences. Content writer — Vegamour, cbdMD, Asé.