Yes, you have nipped me bitten me smitten me. How the air scalds between the inches of our skin. Every cell each molecule of the air between us teems with pollen, replete with honey, bursting with sparks and their delicious malicious sting—of this we sing.
Neile Graham, a graduate of Clarion West Writers Workshop, is now their workshop director. Her poetry has appeared in one CD and three print collections, and individual poems have appeared in many print and online publications. To find more of her work, see neilegraham.com.