When you ask where I want it, the knife you’ve made of your tongue—so swollen & hard it fills the empty spaces left by bicuspids, lost to excess of sweet, to child Or adult play—I say nothing, only nudge your lips from the
L. Lamar Wilson
L. Lamar Wilson is the author of Sacrilegion (Carolina Wren Press, 2013), a finalist for the Thom Gunn Award. He teaches at the University of Alabama and in the Mississippi University for Women’s low-residency MFA program. He lives in Birmingham, Alabama.