"Fragments of Never Was"
three years roaming hills
crow’s nest hair cirrus cloud ribcage
my teeth, dimes collected
in a tin can
snakes past lightning rod poplars
vine circling my thigh scarlet garter
redbird wings/origami roses
About the author
M. Stone is a bookworm, birdwatcher, and stargazer who writes poetry while living in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in San Pedro River Review, SOFTBLOW, Calamus Journal, and numerous other print and online journals. She can be reached at writermstone.wordpress.com.