I can imitate the spheres of the model’s body, her head, / Her mouth, the chin she rests at the bend of her elbow / But nothing tells me how to make the pupils spiral /

Source: How to Draw a Perfect Circle by Terrance Hayes : Poetry Magazine

“An assailant is a man with history. His mother struggles

To cut an onion preparing a meal to be served after the funeral.”

Written by Diligent Candy

Amsterdam-based blogger, diversity facilitator, writer, academic, solar-powered INTJ, voracious reader, wears novelty socks, proud mom, and indulgent wife.

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