Carol Dorf has three chapbooks available, Given, Some Years Ask, and Theory Headed Dragon. Her poetry appears in Shofar, About Place, Glint, Slipstream, The Mom Egg, Sin Fronteras, Surreal Poetics, Scientific American, and Maintenant. She is poetry editor of Talking Writing. She is interested in the intersections between poetry, disability, science and parenting. She recommends Fair Fight.
You are not even an insect evading a predator. Instead, you sit on the floor breathing, because really there is no choice in this life but to allow air in and out of your lungs thousands of times an hour.