Dogs 2014

ACCOMPLISHED
(4/4/14)


I bleed

I bruise

I clot

I contuse

I survey
my suffering
skin
at the end
of each day
for scabs
and discoloration

these
are the signs
that something
has been
done

a measure
of physical loss
for metaphysical
gain

when I die
these scars
will write
my epitaph