hysterectomied woman, lie in bed, pretend it is still inside slip reality on and oﬀ, listen to the sound mute behind your diaphragm in search of potential inside your body like the hysterics, move aplomb and in servitude to your desires and deliverance winged monarch winged moth winged virgin mouth do not question
Therese Estacion is guest-editing Arc 102: Disability Desirability, which will be released in the fall. We are still accepting poetry submissions for this issue.
(provided for the Disability Desirability call) Therese Estacion is part of the Visayan diaspora community. She is an elementary school teacher and is currently studying to be a psychotherapist. Therese is also a bilateral below knee and partial hands amputee. Her poems have been published in CV2 and PANK Magazine. Her first book, Phantompains, was published by Book*Hug, and is a finalist for the CLMP Firecracker Awards. She lives in Toronto/Tkaronto.