“Mark Me”


Below is a piece of verse I wrote recently; I have submitted this to a couple literary journals. If you have any, please leave your comments below – any feedback is appreciated 😀   I touched the tree’s torso: wet, stretched finger prints. Your collar unfolded like airplane flaps. My hands cupped the Crevice between the trunk and branch. You pinched your collar Pulled your shirt...

“The Graduate”


Below is a piece I have submitted to a couple literary journals. Your comments and feedback would be much appreciated 🙂

The Graduate
Let’s lift her like a coffin.
Your hands can shackle ankles,
Mine will collar a neck.
Let’s carry her down the hill
To a field beside a ditch.
Before she drops, push her legs in.
Fold her like a lawn chair.
– DaHv