by Harmony Button
A ladle, a vacuum, an old park bench.
and its either you inside another woman
I’ll tell you why this scares me:
our two futons? Your passport.
I would burn the grass for you,
© 2007 prickofthespindle.com
Harmony Button recently completed an MFA in Poetry at the University of Utah, where she was awarded the Academy of American Poets prize in 2006. She has also received honors as a teacher of writing and continues to teach in Salt Lake City. Along with writing poetry, Harmony has begun work on a film documentary on school shootings and gun control in Utah.