Excerpt from


You don't want her to stop
but you don't know
how well you dreamed her
if she'll want
what you want her hands like

sea cucumbers
feather duster worms
sea urchins
you recall the soft brush of
sunken kelp beds

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"Sylvia," "All Purpose Snack Crackers" and part of "The Tragic Polka"

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