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“Late Dinner” by Lori A. May
poem posted by
Bronson O'Quinn

Square Feetyesterday’s dishes
left in the sink
reminders of lips
and fingers and tongues
busy with the ceremony
of feasting
between you and me

-Lori A. May
Square Feet (2014)
Accents Publishing

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Lori A MayLori A. May writes across the genres, road-trips half the year, and drinks copious amounts of coffee. Her writing has appeared in publications such as The Atlantic, Writer’s Digest, Brevity, Midwestern Gothic, and The Writer. Her editorial roles have included working with Kaylie Jones Books (an imprint of Akashic Books), Creative Nonfiction, and other independent presses. She is also the founding editor of Poets’ Quarterly. Lori is a graduate of the Wilkes University MFA program, where she was awarded the Norris Church Mailer Fellowship. She teaches in the University of King’s College creative nonfiction MFA program and is a frequent guest speaker at writing conferences and residencies across North America. Visit her website at

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