Bone Ring

Carved from a cavity,
Banded cream with charcoal burns.
Fossil fuel shaped like a diamond
Below her knuckle. Cracked
Under the polish; smooth shell,
Speckled, peppered, flecked.
Dead cells scraped under fingernails,
Pink flesh moulded under frozen tissue
Suspended under glass.

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~ by SimmerSnow on January 12, 2012.

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