Editors Christopher & Keri – #PoemADayForAYear: 19/04/15

The prompt from NaPoWriMo today is to write a landay, a form of poetry from Afghanistan, where women often use it in verses that range from the sly and humorous to the deeply sardonic and melancholy


He once called her a fat lazy bitch.

For once, I raised my voice and never had to again.


Faking It

The super glue

Turns my hands into

Peach cracked lizard skin

And gives me an insight,

Into how my hands will look

When I am old.

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