Escape

Sometimes I leave my house
to pick up new smells.
Bars are good:
other people’s sweat and breath
and sour alcohol
perfume.
Cigarette smoke is best because
in two seconds
I stink

I’ve lost my own scent
and falling asleep
it’s like
I’m someone else
and maybe the dream
won’t come.

Written by Annie Jadin, speakingvoiceless.wordpress.com

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