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as a sweaty fist. You can often
find me pulling my eyelashes
for extra wishes, and I am always
chewing on something, maybe
it’s your blood.”
that you have been singing for years
in a soft, unusual language
you discover mouths all over yourself
they want things now.”
and you are hungry
but you howl for no man.
You are a wolf,
and you will cry for no one but
Narcissus is a teenage girl. No other figure loves her; she loves herself to fill the difference. She watches herself constantly: in the darkened windows of cafés and storefronts and the silvered glass in her bathroom. Alone she pouts, minces, tosses her hair, shapes her face for every angle. She knows her good side. She knows how to move her mouth. She generates self-awareness as the world becomes aware of her.”
As it rose, so did she, and her smile was like beams of light.
As it set, so did she, and her frown cast shadows on her face.”
There is fear.
And there is a dizzying
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