Ink

And this is the first moment
of my transformation
the needle drips with red
like blood
but not…

The phoenix takes shape
Flames licking my skin
Perfection in black
red
yellow
blue

Feathers and fire
skin and ink
marking me anew

It is done
I am myself
with Phoenix
Forevermore

Ink

Deyaniera

Tallahassee, United States

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A poem about getting tattooed.

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