6 months with Francis: a rose on my
thigh. A week with James: a ring
through my nostril. A night with
Marie: three lines carved in my
right wrist. 2 months with Cerys: a
dragon on my shoulder-blade. 3 weeks
with Jennifer: a stud through my
left nipple. 7 months with Alex: a
on my ankle.
2 weeks Two years with
Lisette: together, and a stud
in my you’ve left tongue.
A week no mark. with
in my hair. 6 months with Danny: a
crack in my ulna. 9 months with
Raja: a black spiral around my toe.
4 months with Rory: three silicone
balls under my skin. An afternoon
with Anna: a hoop in my bellybutton.
5 months with Fatima: a bar through
my ear. An evening with Moira: a
burn on my thumb. 2 weeks with
Johann: a line of stars down my leg.