If Only Others (poem)

Posted by ractrose on 14 Dec 2019 in Art, Poems

    If Only Others   Outed from bark made mulch by thermal shock the beetle takes a chill that starts a frail cough a worm’s meandering charts the tops an infestation census-taker feels the math mid-century young adulthood’s unexpected death on meeting the proboscis of a predatory wasp synthesis in skin and bone above […]