She visits monthly. Always asks for

me, even though I’m the youngest.

Says her boyfriend likes her smooth.

She wants to talk. She lifts

her skirt. Bruises dark on fake-tan

thighs. ‘The weather’s nice,’ she says.

2 thoughts on “‘Brazilian’

  1. The economy of form makes the scale of the image all the greater. I found this piece quite horrifying, actually.

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