Cut me and bleed

cut me and bleed
I shall take your rose and shrew it
use it well
as dream

bream deep under glad waters
rucking deeper to the spit
the split of graves
waves challenging the arc of sky

strike me to know
how far to dance into the world

deeper in, please

Robin Wyatt Dunn was born in Wyoming in 1979. He is a graduate student in creative writing at the University of New Brunswick, Canada. Read other articles by Robin, or visit Robin's website.