Jumping Off: If Only Others (poem)

Posted by ractrose on 10 Nov 2020 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 […]