Poem of the week: #family by Romalyn Ante
Using the medical shorthand for fracture, the poet considers other, less tangible breaks in her life
This whole time I’d been reading it wrong, Continue reading...
seeing only broken things.
In Orthopaedics, # is read as ‘fracture’ –
#NoF is ‘fractured neck of femur’,
#collarbone is ‘fractured collarbone’.