Olori (Nigeria)() published:
PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2019
Seeking Peer Reviews
I sit here on the edge of my bed, tear stains prominent against the bright colours of my sheets and tissue spread out in every direction like some bastardization of a halo.
I feel the erratic pulse in my thumb as I press it against the cold glass of my phone, directly on the backspace key and I watch in morbid fascination as the words erase from my screen.
I watch as my whole heart translated into ones and zeros...
9 months ago