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T.R. San




i shut my thumb between the sash & sill of a window


I have a bandaged thumb

and not much to say


save that I am saving

bluer bones from no-


ise which means I

can’t write nor in-


vent any synonym

of/for pain which me-


ans all I can hold taunts

my letting go/grasping o-


pen the indecipherable.

Then Sophia kissed me


better but I don’t get bet-

ter my thumb tars


brown with too much

home concentrated


pulse and no ears.

I need an-other


word for need and two

others for body. I need


my thumb taught: it is

me. It bodies. Now hurt.



About the Author: T.R. San is a Best of the Net-nominated poet based in Yangon who writes horror without meaning to. Their work has been published in Corporeal Magazine, New Note Poetry, VIBE, and others.

 


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