Archive for February 21st, 2012

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“Hi, I’m Elisabeth Hanscombe and I’m reading from a work in progress “Broken Teeth”.

When I run my tongue along the top of my teeth I find jagged edges.  If I push down hard, bits crumble away.  I try not to smile or laugh in front of other people.  Whenever I speak I take my hand to my face and cover my mouth.  I rest the tip of my fingers on my top lip so no one can see the yellow-brown incisors or the black line that runs down the centre of my front tooth.  (more…)

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