Rachael Todd : Writing

Unbound

Unbound

A Poem by Rachael Todd


Once seen you can't'unseeGentle Revolution No Guarantees
I created Her

I created Her

A Poem by Rachael Todd


I created Her to love Her, when infact She is subject to change. Her lips taste like theecho of thunder lingering in the rain.I'm still here listen..
Beneficiary

Beneficiary

A Poem by Rachael Todd


For both yourarms & legs $7500For your two eyes too... $27000We'll say $600 for your partially dismembered finger$50/day forrehabilitationof th..
Trafficking

Trafficking

A Poem by Rachael Todd


Human Peripheral Blood Monocyte, Frozen1x10e7 cellsCatalog# 60045838 USD, store at -135 deg C or colderFOR RESEARCH USE ONLYknew where It came frombou..
You were sewn together

You were sewn together

A Poem by Rachael Todd


you were sewn together disease the thread madness the cloth all bound to flesh so that you had to feelthat disease--it festered fine thread turned to ..
The suicide book

The suicide book

A Poem by Rachael Todd


The suicide book is on my bookshelf hiding between Plath and Poe-- loosely bound and sinking pages heavy laden with grief put to ink put..
The difference between a man and a beast

The difference between a man and a beast

A Poem by Rachael Todd


The difference between a man and a beastlies in his choice to govern and be governed, for without commerce, does he not take as he pleases? without l..
Growing up, I chipped 8 of your teeth

Growing up, I chipped 8 of your teeth

A Poem by Rachael Todd


Growing up, I chipped 8 of your teeth; 5 on accident…3 on purpose.Though we spent half our childhood beating each other senseless, the other ..
Jamaica

Jamaica

A Poem by Rachael Todd


“Jamaica: you’ll never want to leave!” …the tourist resort. Or else your vacationmay be spoiled by a few thousand impoverishe..
It's easy to suffocate

It's easy to suffocate

A Poem by Rachael Todd


it’s easy to suffocatewithout even realizing it when the pressing hand & smothering pillow are made to seem as comfortswhen subtle dangers ..