Burlap String Theory

You can’t
See
The connection
With the sea
Green
Training
For the cop in your head

The query
Of your
Need
For now
Short
Circuited
Listen for fur
Your nude
In the bath
Instamatic silver

Barn dance
Stability
Grounds for
Messing about
Also known as
Blurring
The line

Share this
Continue Reading
About the Author

Patsy Creedy lives in San Francisco, California. She has published poetry and creative nonfiction in several publications including Transfer Magazine, Dragon’s Leap, Inlandia, RCVRY Quarterly and Your Golden Sun Still Shines, an anthology of San Francisco stories. She has a memoir coming out in early 2021, ‘Without Her, Memoir of a Family,’ by Atmosphere Press. She was a resident at Dairy Hollow in the fall of 2019.