Mark Jackley‘s work has appeared in Fifth Wednesday, Sugar House Review, Natural Bridge and other journals. His new book of poems On the Edge of a Very Small Town is available for free via email request.
Visitant is featuring a selection of poems from On the Edge of a Very Small Town.
After a Panic Attack,
She Lies Down in the Grass and Gazes
At the Stars
else to see
is in fact on fire
[image | Jason Weingart]
3 thoughts on “After a Panic Attack, She Lies Down in the Grass and Gazes At the Stars”
A great poem. Short and sweet, just as they should be.
For me the hardest poems to write are these short, succinct “gotcha” poems. Good work.