Posted in [poetry], [witchcraft & wonder]

the wolf girl walks in human skin [poem]

is this okay?
I’m not sure if you remember me but
I’m a human
I promise I’m human this time
I made sure of it
checked the box on the way out
I used to curl up next to your sleeping body
in that hidden alcove
the cave no one else could see behind those bushes
do you remember it?
you let me eat your scraps and
I led you to the next meal
nose to the ground
paws careful not to make a sound
we were a pack or
a partnership
family of a sort
I kept you safe from the hungry ones
I always kept you safe


bookdragon, poet, witch

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