Last Words, micropoetry by Lisa Reynolds at Spillwords.com
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Last Words

Last Words

written by: Lisa Reynolds

 

Before she left
he told her he couldn’t forget what she’d done.
She didn’t question his logic –
just stared at the tube attached to his nose
and listened to his labored breath
until morphine drips turned high pitched beeps
flat.

Lisa Reynolds

Lisa Reynolds

Lisa Reynolds is a Canadian writer of poetry and short stories, holding degrees from York University. Her works are published internationally in anthologies, literary journals, and magazines. Publication credits include those by Anti-Heroin Chic, Lothlorien Poetry Journal, Pure Slush Books, Raven’s Quoth Press, Sledgehammer Lit, Spillwords, Sweetycat Press, The Rye Whiskey Review, The Wild Word (Berlin), and Valiant Scribe, among others. Translations of her poetry are scheduled for release in 2022. She is a member of The Ontario Poetry Society and the Writing Community of Durham Region. She lives east of Toronto, Ontario.
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