My Poem of the Week

2/7: Spiracles.

Spiracles or, Lepidopterophobia                        

skeleton veined
stained cloth wings
moving to music in the airless
jar of my rib-cage.

how easy to break one:

a finger
would rub off the beauty
that kept it afloat

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5 thoughts on “My Poem of the Week

  1. i have read and re-read this one… i love it, and it disturbs me at the same time, in a good way, of course. how easy to break one 😉

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