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Summer / Fall 2008


 

Ramesh Dohan

 

Dark Child

this poem dates from
the time she became
a whore.

now her dark lashes sing 
a lovely song and
in mirror after mirror she
has a new face.

the city that we call ours
is a strange beast,

it will curl up now in her lap 
and fall asleep.


 2008 Ramesh Dohan

About the Poet:

Ramesh Dohan is a poet and short fiction writer hailing from the city of Vancouver, British Columbia, with work having been previously published in The flask review, South Ocean Review, The Coffee Journal, and Ascent Apsirations.



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