allywong

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Chemistry, First Grade

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2020

because I am a vial of liquid sulfur in their eyes
And when I walk past them they crumble away as if I could spill on them in any moment,

marking them with my yellow stink. 
(yellow was my favorite color for years, until I changed)

I: was changed
They: changed me

(the law of conservation of energy says i cannot be created 
or destroyed, but i can be transformed.)

I tell myself that this disease, not the disease in...

6 months ago