Marina Read Weiss is Poetry Editor of Explosion Proof magazine. Her work is published or forthcoming in Tin House, Boston Review, PoetryFoundation.org, Montreal Review, Ink Node, Caper, dislocate, folly, Paper Darts, 34th Parallel, Brink, and elsewhere.
Marina Read Weiss
The bird— not five feet away— regards us(, not without fidgeting). Its settling is unsettling: tangerine belly, gray wings furled. A precise peak over which it knows the world. What is it? when did I cease to know? litanies of ignorance accelerate with the early summer heat like our hands dampening and I let […]