Red Jewels

Maya Ayres, Arts Section Poetry writer

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Red jewels

sprout

from my skin

Little rubies of heartache

I cannot hide

Red jewels

always

dot the floor

no matter how hard

I try to scrub them out

Red jewels

always

must be few

or they will

crush me

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Red Jewels