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George Abraham

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George Abraham

George Abraham is the author of Birthright, forthcoming from Button Poetry in 2020, and the specimen’s apology (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2019). They are a PhD candidate in Bioengineering at Harvard University and live in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Having ebbed in the disbelief of it instead of its weight.

Stone-tiled the floor the blood a trickling fire confessional.  

Here the ocean metaphor refused.

He tore me shut & seeping no vastness. 

To marvel or hide in.

Being told i don’t exist i laugh with wounded teeth into.       

The folds of his
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