by Michele Mekel
Summer fruit sundered.
Gently thumbed rents reveal flesh—
like her sex, trickling pungent
nectar at the least caress.
Michele Mekel is a writer and editor; educator and bioethicist; poetess and creatrix; witch and woman. Her work has appeared in various publications, including Garrison Keillor’s The Writer’s Almanac. She is also a co-principal investigator for the Viral Imaginations: COVID-19 project (viralimaginations.psu.edu). Michele can be found on Instagram @ShaktiEnergy.
Preview image by Arizona Smith. IG: @arizonathecat