Turning Pages

Or Origami

and paper cranes

imagine them
many coloured and delicate
emerging out of folds
but  // as we die
we shrink
folding into ourselves
our shapes
becoming empty

I want to ask
“Sadako, was it always like that?" 

Written for Twiglet #265 “turning pages”

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