Poetry / Poets

Prognosticating by Annmarie Lockhart

A lump on the hip– smaller than a grape, bigger than a raisin– and google shows me fibrosarcoma, vaccine related (particularly rabies and feline leukemia), sprouting from an old injection site and tendriling into feline-flexible muscle. There is only surgery without clean margins, chemo, radiation, stretching things out to maybe one extra year. But that’s … Continue reading