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In Medusa’s Arms , a poem by Nicole Goodwin

 

Medusa
Black Medusa, Fatoumata Diawara

 

In Medusa’s Arms (Inside the belly of fire and stone) Gas Leak chronicles Pt. IV

 

My love

I am fully aware

of your presence

the feel of your body

the heat from your/breath

revealing the fire

growing/inside your chest

and mine

we are one

in the same

under the distance

we are close

closer and closer

still

under the blue-black

night

a blanket/made only for lovers

such as you and I

and with every inhale

and exhale

that rises

and falls

my love/

I can feel you

I can still

feel you

always

now and forever.

–Nicole Goodwin

Medusa
NICOLE GOODWIN, NYC.

Nicole Goodwin is a mother, artist, and a wounded healer ever pursuing enlightenment.