U: unearthed #NaPoWriMo


When my soul needs healing

I come to you

Cutting through flesh and tissue

With an expert scalpel

Setting the maggots free

Tearing the skin

Unearthing (in)human remains

A bit of nail, some blood

Some sinew.

And when it’s done

I draw the curtain

Veil the wounds with the usual warts

And hide

In full view.

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