Chenou Liu


Shadow Haiku


running away
from myself and my shadow
the smell of formalin

Submitted: Tuesday, August 06, 2013
Edited: Thursday, August 29, 2013

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note: 'formalin: a clear solution of formaldehyde in water. A 37% solution is used for fixing and preserving biologic specimens for pathologic and histologic examination.'

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