September 23, 2022 by The Citron Review
by Terri Drake
what the hummingbird sees:
world as blur, body as fragile,
heart the fluttering of wings,
love hovering, body descending
Terri Drake is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. Her poetry collection, At the Seams was published by Bear Star Press. She has a chapbook forthcoming, Regarding Us, from Finishing Line Press. Her poems have appeared in The Chicago Quarterly Review, Crab Creek Review Poets Reading the News, Heavy Feather Review, Quarry West, Perihelion, Heartwood Literary Magazine, and Open: Journal of Art and Letters, among others. She is a practicing psychoanalyst living in Santa Cruz, California.