This is the third installment of my poem in several parts, “Invisiphilia: An Epic.” For an introduction to the piece, please read Part One.
Invisiphilia: An Epic
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PART THREE: SCHOOL
She is the fastest reader, and
her math is years ahead—
she sings, and plays, and draws, and writes;
lies dreaming on her bed.
But no one sees the little girl
as reader, writer, voice;
instead, the product of a vice,
and victim of a choice.