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Damaged Poetry

by Laura Sullivan



we were so perfect
like a family of hand-painted
china dolls
a set of dominoes
in a house of three year olds
a frosted birthday cake
with hot sauce
a poem
that got rained on
and smudged

but some of the words were still clear
even though the rhyming was off
and it was poorly written
and highly damaged
it was still beautiful
in its own way

"Damaged Poetry"
-by Laura Sullivan

Photo artwork: Laura Sullivan as a child with her hand-me-down horse.


released April 8, 2021
Composed and Performed by Laura Sullivan

Engineering, Production & Mastering: Eric Sullivan


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Laura Sullivan San Francisco, California

It's great to meet you here!

I'm a fully independent artist, not supported by any outside label, creating neo-classical and ambient music, mostly through my home studio.

My family is from a small farm in the Northern California foothills in the US. I grew up playing my Great Grandmother Etta's one hundred year old upright.
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