So I Lady by Dane Slutzky

we gather

by the rain-slick
droplets beading
our eyebrows

Go ink your wrist
so we may see
the pond scum


Dane Slutzky is a queer writer living in Oregon. His poetry has appeared in THEM literary magazine and the anthology Writing the Walls Down. Dane is an associate editor for Kaaterskill Basin Literary Journal and a poetry co-editor for 1001 Journal’s 2017 issue.