A Quiet Root

We comb through hundreds of literary magazines to bring you one stellar poem or flash fiction piece every weekday.

“The Dolly on Our Shoulder” by Megan Waring

The Dolly of our dreams says hun, says y’all,
says softly you can do this. Dolly says buck
up, says man up, says grab life by the balls
but she is talking to us women. 

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