|Totem Face by Julie Gentry|
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I claim pain as my totem,
Cloaked in both ice and inferno,
As I accept and embrace the darkness
On my path to redemption.
~~~ This was written for a prompt over at Imaginary Garden with Real Toads asking us to discuss a power image we use often in our poetry…oh, and to do so in 25 words or less!