Cajun Mutt Press Featured Writer 04/17/20

Medicine Woman

I told you my deepest secrets
I opened every scar of my soul
to let you watch into the flesh of my life

now I have to kill you
james bond would say
but I decided to make love with you

I was sure you were a medicine woman
a shaman with a bag full of magic roots
an ancient spirit able to close the ripped parts of me

so you did
and there was light and darkness
during your dancing ritual

I was drunk but you healed my hangover
showing me the right path
following me in the night for a cathartic piss

we got up one late morning
and we kept talking about our future
we should write a list of proposals
you said before kissing me

©2020 Mendes Biondo All rights reserved.

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Mendes Biondo is an Italian poet. His works are widely published in magazines and anthologies from all over the world. He is one of the editors of The Ramingo’s Porch and PpigpenN. He is the author of Spaghetti & Meatballs – Poems for Hot Organs (Pski’s Porch Publishing), Where Hot Rods Ride (Cajun Mutt Press), the limited edition chapbook Young, Cruel and Angry Was The Night (Holy & Intoxicated Press) and River House Blues (Horror Sleaze Trash).

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