Monday, January 2, 2017

My Daughter by Marianne Evans-Lombe

Art by Lucy Pierce


Two things
I held you
I cried
I held you
You cried
All I could do
was paint you
Those strokes
became you
That color
becomes you
My regret
is not
you

-Marianne Evans-Lombe, an excerpt from Single Mothers Speak on Patriarchy.

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