Thursday, October 29, 2009

this is the way heroism works

your hands like thistles

prick the skin so lightly

leave stippled pink scratches

on the part of myself

that never sees the sun

that trembles under touch

my body is a nest full of

little open mouths

and I do not want

you to fill them

1 comment:

Cypriot K said...

jamie, it's dan jusinski - i wish i could write like you! hope you don't mind if i follow your blog.

how's it been?