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East River Courtship

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Clover.
As soon as I reveal its name,
he offers it to me.
I cover his cheeks with kisses.
He pulls and offers up
grass blades,
one by one.


Stephanie Laterza‘s fiction is currently featured in Akashic Books’ Terrible Twosdays series. Her poetry is featured in the San Francisco Peace and Hope literary journal and has appeared in Meniscus Magazine. She lives in New York and can be found on Twitter @Stefani1218.


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This is lovely!
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