Deep in darkness, worms and root.
in bloodstream and her brittle bones
a hydra I can sense is
growing, swelling fast
numbing pain and lumps. Her liver-spots.
Or deep inside invading liver,
spleen and pancreas.
Indigenous to her. Tender rot.
slimy growth — her cancer cells.
Kerry wants us to write about monsters at toads. There is an acrostic monster hidden to. We always ask ourselves is it for real or not.