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daughter growing innocent, take control, build your happiness crying softly the earth sighs and I rise. (This erasure poem is on a sheet of stained paper which has been torn into five large pieces, and arranged and photographed on a table alongside two dying flowers)
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Mallika is commended in the Erasure Poetry Challenge on Young Poets Network.

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Mallika is commended in the Erasure Poetry Challenge on Young Poets Network.

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Dear Daughter

Mallika John

daughter growing innocent, take control, build your happiness crying softly the earth sighs and I rise. (This erasure poem is on a sheet of stained paper which has been torn into five large pieces, and arranged and photographed on a table alongside two dying flowers)