Two Poems at Lockjaw

From Tell the Bees:

“I listened to “No Aloha” one too many times, or I was

exhausted        by washing my hair and brushing my teeth

maintaining this body like a pet”


From We Are Very Beautiful:

“You will remember later that my bruises

were shaped like undiscovered continents

I will remember later that your eyelashes

were blackened close to holy”


Read them here:

Two Poems

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