MOLTING – Bojana Stojcic

slithering out of itchy old skin 

felt surprisingly easy

 

a parasite-covered shell 

left at a fork in the road

as a reminder it was 

 

time for a change

 


 

*The poem first appeared in Nightingale and Sparrow.

Bojana Stojcic teaches, bitches, writes, bites and tries to breathe in between. Her poetry and prose have appeared in over 30 publications, Rust + Moth, Anti-Heroin Chic, Barren Magazine, The Opiate, The Blue Nib, Burning House Press, Mojave Heart Review, Okay Donkey, Eunoia Review and X-R-A-Y, among others. Bojana blogs at Coffee and Confessions to go.

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