March 24th, 2018


Poem: "The Shapes of Trees, the Movement of Rivers"

This is the free epic for the March 6, 2018 Poetry Fishbowl, selected in an audience poll. This poem came out of the February 6, 2018 Poetry Fishbowl. It was inspired by prompts from [personal profile] gingicat, [personal profile] librarygeek, and [personal profile] chanter_greenie. It also fills the "mind games" square in my 1-3-18 card for the [community profile] trope_bingo fest. This poem belongs to the Polychrome Heroics series.

Warning: This poem contains some controversial topics. Highlight to read the warnings, some of which are spoilers. It features identity issues, therapeutic abuse, making mistakes, awkward topics of conversation, human trafficking, and other challenges. If these are sensitive issues for you, please consider your tastes and headspace before reading onward.

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