The Failure of Medicine

no one
will tell you

how your experiences
are carried

in your cells
like shrapnel

Carrie Foulkes is an interdisciplinary poet based in London, where she is currently a resident artist at St Katharine’s Precinct, Limehouse. Residencies include Cove Park, Scotland (2014) and Arteles, Finland (2017). www.carriefoulkes.com