Bees make a light
honey from its nectar.
An excerpt of FROM A TREE, a collection of erasures that use Wikipedia entries to make a lyric grocery of seasonal produce.
Fleshy receptacle that holds ovaries. / May fall victim to slugs, moths, fruit flies, chafers / root weevils, thrips, sap beetles, aphids / …
David D. Horowitz
–after attending an interfaith conference during wartime / / / Today within a synagogue / Sat Jews and Muslims, side by side, / Attracted…
seasick on the plains / graybeards stacking overhead / batten down the kites!
Even with the strength of the moon / Dragging it, grudgingly, toward me / I’d never felt so small against the ocean / As on a steep slope,…
More by Kate Lebo
Tender skin / above the ground / A red whereversunlight has fallen / Flesh grows olderwith visible bitterness / Sappho calls one of her…
Confused root / related to the carrot / parsnips grewbigger the farthernorth they went / Etymology assumesthe name’s a portmanteau of parsley and…
/ Is winter a distinct darkor a colored background? / A flesh or a well of frost? / The soil is warm within the seed / Hills in all direction from…
/ Not to be confused with its relativethe golden pear / The fruit is edible when cookedbut when it ages to hard perfume / an entire margin of…
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