Poetry 2012 / Volume 43

Perennial Garden Stitch Assist, High Resolution — Nylah Lyman

I spy on the unmanned, barbershop-striped lighthouse for hours at a time; also, the fishermen’s wharf with its barnacled fleet, hulls bobbing like paint pots, tinting the waves duckling- yellow, star-gazer red. I never tire of our colorful rivalry. I’m an early-riser, purposeful as the squat, disused fortress on the horizon, or the sharp-nosed terrier … Continue reading