There’s room to
laugh at my unfolding
As I survey
The space between ass and thigh.
The lack

I’ve become
I’ve become.
Anything could hide here
The traces of laughter can fit behind my knees
Or between my breasts
I recognize none of it.

(Feature Image – Instagram: @thegrnwood)

Chantal Eyong
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Chantal is a writer, artist, and media producer based in Los Angeles, CA. Her work focuses on Afro-diasporic narratives with relation to self, placemaking, archives, and memory. Chantal holds an MFA in screenwriting at the University of California Riverside and is currently a doctoral student in the Media Arts + Practice program at the University of Southern Californi

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