We wind the thread around the spool—might leads to might—we wind it even when the lights are
so low we can hardly see to wind; and when it is wound we call it—with bold
breath—wound—and wound leads to wound—and the end.

 

ELISABETH BLAIR is a poet, interdisciplinary artist, and feminist podcaster. Her poetry has most recently appeared in Right Hand Pointing and Brickplight, and is forthcoming in Feminist Studies, cream city review, and S/tick. Her chapbook, We He She/It, is available through Dancing Girl Press. www.elisabethblair.net