I remember the metallic taste
of your flesh on my tongue.
How my teeth cracked

on your desiccated bones.
You broke to pieces in my mouth.
I carried you in my cheeks.

Karie Fugett’s work can be found or is forthcoming in Deep South Magazine, Vending Machine Press, Hermeneutic Chaos Literary Journal, UPENDER, Birmingham Arts Journal, and elsewhere. She currently lives in Mobile, Alabama, where she is working on her BA in Creative Writing.

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