Topic 17: Write a poem inspired by rubber, rubbers, or things that bounce.
Form : any
Line requirements: 8 lines or more
Get involved for free at www.pigpenpoetry.com Copy When I was eighteen I was claimed
by latex attached to grunt and sweat,
and not much else. It wasn't hard
to peel me away from I taught you your
ABCs, I know what you'll never be.
Each day, a centimetre more
would pour over my skin. The layers
grew thicker, less sensitive,