Poems & Essays

28 Oct

Housewife With No Husband

General/Column One Response

I might one day say something
that isn’t answering a ‘why?’
or do something
that isn’t just filler, between the dishes
washed and washed and washed.

I force my way to something
but he finds me, and we are playing
hide and seek.

 

Alexandra O’Sullivan lives in Melbourne with her son Nicholas. She has a BA in Media Communications, Literature and Composition. She writes fiction, poetry and creative non-fiction.

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  1. Sridevi Datta

    November 16, 2015 at 2:35 am

    This is so beautiful! 🙂

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