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“Your worst feature is always your character, / which will only be fashionable when you're gone. / It's been peering between balustrades for years now — / it might just as well get dressed, come down.”
“In dreams we travel incognito / through border towns that seem familiar. / Did we live here? We don't know.”
“I woke into a sheet of gold unspooled / and still unspent, a wealth you know.”
“When asked to identify colors, don't incriminate yourself.”
Terri Witek, U.S. poet