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Wendy Cobourne

Swimming to Cambodia

I struggle to escape
the seductive blurry pull
of the undertow,
to surface
and shiver
until I feel
my skin is enough.


Wendy Cobourne is a journalist and college writing tutor whose poems and short stories have appeared in a variety of literary journals.


 

Wendy Cobourne

Meltdown

I want to dissolve
like a stray ice cube
thawing on the counter,
unnoticed.

Wendy Cobourne is a journalist and college writing tutor whose poetry and short stories have appeared in several print and online literary journals, including One Sentence Poems.