Minus the Middle Man

i seal
the deviated chamber
and reach
for a strange attractor
that calls the lush if my garden
for need bites the hand
is not denial
and some things
are better left unreceived
for i am aquamarine
whose skin
you stole
and i know
the terminal worth
of my woman’s soul


M.G. Iannucci 2020


Healing begins by saying “no”.

Photo: Door to Freedom