I’ve never been afraid of being afraid of who I am. I have nothing, no beginning I’d like to admit, no ending I’m sure of: you’re beautiful, we’re married, we sleep together every night we’re in the same country. We are the brightest fires I know. We never bang on the door. We were all born.
Parker Tettleton is a vegan Leo living in Portland, Oregon. He is the author of This Is A City (Ravenna Press, 2020), Please Quiet (Ravenna Press, 2018), Ours Mine Yours (Pitymilk Press, 2014), Greens (Thunderclap Press, 2012), & Same Opposite (Thunderclap Press, 2012). More work & information is here: http://parker-augustlight.blogspot.com.