I AM A WOMAN

by Joanna Gilman Hyde

The Tomato-coloured Couch 1:17pm

I Am A Woman

Who Writes Poetry

To Slice Its Way

INTO LIFE

My Tools Are Silver Swords

Forged From My Brain

Brandished Publically

To Zap

The Unaware

With Words

Of Flame

Engulfing

The Globe

&

Beyond

To The Molten Makings

Of The Stars