cell by cell
i walk on your skin;

it rises, it parts like the red sea.
i smell saltwater
and let it
slide on my bare skin, licking me up,
making me drenched
making me cold,
coughing out the letters of your name
one by one
on the cell walls that hold
your veins.

Published by Akubudike Deborah

a very determined writer (poet and lyricist), hoping to change the world positively with writing, public speaking, spoken word poetry, music (songwriting), dancing, and lots more. let's encourage each other and live the life we deserve 😇😇.

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