THE BODY MADE INTO AN EMERGENCY
A fault line widens at your back,
the body made into an emergency.
Somewhere the night is fracturing
with dirt under the nails.
Recovery looks like orange peels
in a kitchen sink.
Sometimes it looks like static,
red & unraveling
By Ana Carrizo
Ana Carrizo is a 25-year-old writer living in Texas. Her works are a personal way of healing and learning to grow. She loves carrying orange peels in her pockets and buying used poetry books. You can read more of her poetry on tumblr (@elvedon).