Gutsy- Aurora Phoenix

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En route to her future

She slices herself open

Eviscerates pretense

With the steely knife

Of steadfast resolve

 

Exposes vulnerable entrails

Steaming of shame

Dares the screaming hordes

To judging’s feast

 

Lifts her heart

Bruised and true

In aspiration


Aurora Phoenix is a wordsmithing oxymoron. Staid suburbanite cloaks a badass warrior wielding weapon grade phrases. Read more of her confabulations at Insights from “Inside.”

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