breadcrumbs & sunflower petals & a gold key
might perhaps lead you to the room at the top of the stairs
where an old manuscript awaits your attention
fragments of difficult times fragments of hours
hours like wings
suspended we walk across clouds we walk across oak branches
Marcia Arrieta’s work has appeared in Web Conjunctions, Counterexample Poetics, BlazeVOX, Eratio, So to Speak, Moria, Alice Blue, Blueprint Review, & Melusine. Her book triskelion, tiger moth, tangram, thyme was published by Otoliths. She edits and publishes indefinite space, a poetry journal.