POETRY

A Spider in Eucalyptus

By

spinning a beard of early November
light, reflection, voices
rising from a great distance

cacophonous

threat of cancer, harvest
thumb smudged
photographs

John Barrios is a writer and stay-at-home father living in Portland, Oregon. He is currently on the Editorial Board for Nailed Magazine. He has a book of poetry forthcoming from University of Hell Press.

spinning a beard of early November.