birds who eat flowers

ali lanzetta

concrete noun proper noun me to pieces : out the window past halfway shades birds circle where megan says “avenues of doom / spirit of she isolated in time” : form is the form is the form is how it sits on the page : sick with the furniture / spicer waiting in the parlor without dinner for days : levels of texture : textured birds on the wind : close to the ocean you can feel it in the fog : i lift things because how can i not : what to do watching the birds want to cross things off the list : add another new at the bottom : “i love a red window” : poems as petals that fall off : i want to be delayed / i want to eat paragraphs / i want to be eaten by birds




 


 

 

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