telling a story your father out fixing
wires while standing in water gets sparked
& thrown from the shed & your cousin said it's not
the electricity that throws you but your own flesh.
Julia Drescher's most recent publications include the chapbooks ANTIBIOGRAPHY (FOBW, 2020), BLATTA and METASTATIC FLOWER (above/ground press, 2020) & a full-length collection OPEN EPIC (Delete Press, 2017). She lives in Colorado.
the Tuesday poem is curated by rob mclennan