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Periwinkle


Cover image of my livre d'artiste Periwinkle
The first time she could
distinguish between phthalo
blue and periwinkle 
she was five.

Inside a small dark studio
apartment, with its tattered
smoked stained curtains drawn,

bodies sprinkle on the dull
linoleum like pepper
on stale bread.

(excerpt from Periwinkle)
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