ReMolt

skin

It wasn’t the stranger in her skin

but the skin she didn’t own;

the mirror lied to her for years

in countenance unknown.

But when she learned her truest self

was trapped beneath that skin,

she stretched her soul and slipped it off,

re-molted genuine.

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10 comments on “ReMolt

  1. Debbie says:

    Just wonderful Mel!

  2. A delightful poem Melody!!!

  3. Gallivanta says:

    Love these words, Melody.

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