I could spell it out
in eyelashes but the invisible
boa constrictors that spring out
from your pupils
to strangle and decipher
every scribble are too busy shedding
their scales to sound out "delicate."
"Written on a wet page.,"
Manuscripts: Vol. 79
, Article 16.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.butler.edu/manuscripts/vol79/iss1/16