Patrick Ruthra

13 Inches - Poem by Patrick Ruthra

Blatant honest is fine. Candy-coated words can only be nursed off of for so long. Most mean well. I know it's how I take things, or maybe it's how I hold on to hopeless things for so long. Being unafraid laying down hard-earned scars beneath those clumsy boxcars.

Topic(s) of this poem: wounds

Form: Prose Poem

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, September 21, 2017

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