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More Summer This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

By , Swampscott, MA
Oh summer is the
Damp fold of
My
Thin cotton skirt
Pressed
Between

Bleached bare
Legs

Salt powdered
Thick white
Flour
Over cherry-pie
Cheekbones

And the Wind's
Lank fingers
Dripping cold
Whitecap kisses
Down
My
Slick scalp
And along each
Hard
Peach-pit
Vertebrae

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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