Blood thick, body dissolving.
Dissatisfaction is religion.
She plants it and prays. She cuts
His meat and licks blood from the knife.
Some nights he stumbles
Husband and wife
"Sea Song" first appeared in Many Mountains Moving, Volume III, Number 1. The work appears here by permission of the author.
Original Graphic Image, "Given Time" © 2000 by Emmanuela Copal de León