Revelation #9

I chewed off my freedom to be free
From the terror of insecurity. There
It rots in the snare. 

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William Merricle lives in Lima, Ohio. His poetry has been published in PuddingSlipstream
ZeroCity, and many other publications. His latest chapbook, Heimlich The Donut, is available
at Pudding House Publications.

“Revelation #9” © 2011 by William Merricle, used with permission