as you trace a finger over
the stretchmarks that smear your skin
shame fills your heart
but darling, you have lightning bolts
in your flesh
what is more powerful than that?
Author: Amelia Green
Author Bio: I’m an 18 year old student turning her pain into poetry and hoping to empower both myself and other women to feel like the goddesses we are.
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