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Sorry for the late prompt this week. I was judging the haibun competition--and yes, I know who won. But that announcement will have to wait until tomorrow. In the meantime, let's poem!

For this week's prompt, write the worst thing that's ever happened to you. Simple as that.

Here's my attempt:

"Even now"

With the dull knife of memory
barely pressing the skin
like a dream almost forgotten
but still grows and changes
as a child trapped in a room
with no way out and no where
anyway to run

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