like the skin 

                       Of an elephant

Dry, prickly

               and rough

Me without enough


       My chapped 

                        grainy thoughts 

                                     are irrelevant 


The Daily Post, November 19, 2015, Daily Prompt: Power of Touch~ Textures are everywhere: The rough edges of a stone wall. The smooth innocence of a baby’s cheek. The sense of touch brings back memories for us. What texture is particularly evocative to you?<a href=””>The Power of Touch</a>

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