Rejecting the Wound
Bitter likes to talk behind your back,
carve your bones into its distortion.
Conversation’s acrid knife searches
tears to judge its wound.
Put trust in your own reflection,
not the cutting silver of wicked’s tongue.
©Susie Clevenger 2020
#napworimo2020 Day 16
Inspired by: #skyloverwordlist - Conversation
And this image from Real Toads In The Remains of This Month (April) taken by Karin Gustafson