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Stray Thought 12

Before the surgery, they shaved off her creamed-coffee curls. Replaced them with a scar that arched over her left ear. Used a steel pin to stop up the hole where bone had been broken. Doctor said she was his “Miracle” … Continue reading

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Threads

For We Write Poems Poetry Prompt #138: The Memoir Project http://wewritepoems.wordpress.com/ Threads Used to believe that all would be well if the accident had never happened. No surgery, no fragile threads to hold head together, no scar. Could have lived … Continue reading

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