A Poem by Joshua McNay

For the Weave Me a Poem contest. Write a poem based off the quote - "Our hearts are monsters. That's why our ribs are cages." This is what I came up with. Art used from


© 2017 Joshua McNay

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Joshua McNay
Review if you like, written for fun for a contest, and it doesn't even rhyme! I know I'm shocked too! Thanks for reading as always.

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this is so relate-able. i've been raging for too long now an you described how i feel. you managed to capture the words i need to speak to those around me.

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Added on August 19, 2017
Last Updated on August 19, 2017
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Joshua McNay
Joshua McNay

Grand Junction, CO

I write about a Little Red Fox, I hope you enjoy his adventures as much as I do! Thanks for stopping by and as always thank you for reading! Featuring art by Emily Chan, be sure to check her work o.. more..