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the heel of the boot

An ode to my homeland

By Benedetta Mancusi Published 4 months ago 1 min read
the heel of the boot
Photo by Gabriella Clare Marino on Unsplash



Scorched land of mine.


Rambunctious waters

Acres of sunbathing weeds

Chiming bells 

That speak my language.

I am nothing without you

Or with you.

Nothing, but a name in water

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About the Creator

Benedetta Mancusi

I am a freelance writer and editor, passionate about slow fashion, Italian cinema, the colour pink, David Bowie, London, poetry, subcultures, 'Demolition Lovers' by MCR, white beer and red wine.


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