Canvas Human–Akela Munsey

He has no eyes, no mouth, no nose.
No fingers,
no toes.
A canvas doll
with mittens and socks.
Rough but soft.
And very tall.
He is frightening
Looming in the hallway there.
Still, somehow, I am convinced;
He has a heart.

Akela Munsey
is a 23 year old Los Angeles biased playwright. Her works have been produced across the country(ish). Munsey currently works with The Blank Theatre under a myriad of titles.