untitled by missy nicks

Poem title: untitled
Poet name: missy nicks
Poem: worn thin

my body kept
s t r e t c h i n g
as if some
invisible force
flattened me
rolling pin
extending into eternity
until i was unable
to distinguish
my body and the water


a belly button
focused, center

a reminder,
my ties
End of poem.
Credits and bio: Copyright © missy nicks
Previously published in “honey on a razor’s edge,” September 2022.
missy nicks is a mother and poet from small town Ontario, Canada. She credits three things for saving her life; her son, writing, and her connection to Spirit. Her two poetry collections, “honey on a razor’s edge” and “earth soup” were released Fall & Winter 2022 to amazing reviews, and are available worldwide on Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Find her on social media @missyxnicks