postcard poem

Working girls get the butter
An inedible sea wall
Echolocates the rasp
Of insect ecology
A clasp of the spiny-legged
Mouths multitask
The ultrasound
A beam of genital strategies

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mellielib

Melissa Eleftherion is a writer, a librarian, and a visual artist. She is the author of field guide to autobiography (The Operating System, 2018), & nine chapbooks, including the forthcoming trauma suture (above/ground press, 2020). Born & raised in Brooklyn, Melissa now lives in Mendocino County where she manages the Ukiah Library, teaches creative writing, & curates the LOBA Reading Series. Recent work is available at www.apoetlibrarian.wordpress.com.

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