NaPoWriMo 2020 Day 8: Papa Patriarchy
Putting a door on a woman’s mouth
My foot was already in my mouth
Its usual place
You can’t slam the door now
This prompt was fun- taking the first line from another poet. I took mine from the Anne Carson Twitter bot- “Putting a door on the female mouth has been an important project of patriarchal culture from antiquity to the present day. ” Here’s another poem.