how will I manage to remove

all of this armor

allow you to touch
what I was before

my skin became metal
and my taste bile?

a long time ago

there was a softness to me
hair dancing in the wind

innocence unburdened

if you find traces of her

show me

so that I may find her
a way back.

rebecawrites.com | blog and articles in An Amygdala

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