Dana Levin


Dana Levin Poems

1. Ghosts That Need Reminding 6/4/2015
2. The Living Teaching 6/25/2015
3. Letter To GC 12/11/2015
4. Ars Poetica (Cocoons) 1/28/2015
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Ars Poetica (Cocoons)

Six monarch butterfly cocoons
clinging to the back of your throat—

you could feel their gold wings trembling.

You were alarmed. You felt infested.
In the downstairs bathroom of the family home,
gagging to spit them out—
and a voice saying Don't, don't—

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