POST INDUSTRIAL SMS RENKU
inverts traditional conventions of haiku and merges Industrial rhythms with the SMS interactions of lovers. Press play on the link above to listen.
Produced by Rebecca Sullivan and Brett Gili.
Produced by Rebecca Sullivan and Maximus Lewis.
behind the mirror
your rough skin and thick neck
my face delivered into working hands
a river salt leached in compound tide
palms breathing internally like a cup
heels compressed into my chin
into the folds of my forehead
skin peeled fingers
your shoulders braced away from wrists
First published in Southerly Literary Journal 76.2, November 2016
audio versions found here