Twin knobs, a chasm apart
gently laid to rest atop each hip bone
Sleek when operative but protruding now
from her cultivated
Colorless, the color of sand, the color
I hope the two of us will be enough.
Emily Bieniek is a first-year law student at The George Washington University Law School. Her debut novel, On the Great Land, was published by Ward Street Press in October 2017.