D.C. Wojciech is the author of The Longest Breath (Anvil Tongue, 2020). He edits Silver Pinion. D.C. recommends No More Deaths/ No Más Muertes.
And the world keeps going ‘round
in swift wings for the fall
in scorching June alley ways
in handshakes in bare knuckles
in the fading throttle of oscillation
I've been singing the same song
since last April. finding new harmony.
walking around three months
with an ice cube on the tongue.