Myra Pearson is an American poet originally from Blacksburg, Virginia. She graduated from Radford University in 2007 where she studied literature, poetry and applied media theory. She was recently nominated for the 2015 Pushcart Prize by Boston Poetry Magazine and is currently working on her debut book of poetry. She resides in Seoul, Korea, where she teaches English at Duksung Women's University. more »
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I emit a cry. Reverse time:
reverberated echoes pitch into
my canals as I fly. The vibrations
of location are constantly unstable;
they hurtle through fog with blinding
speed. Sable ears eat and in my constant
need to see shape, I repeat and repeat
my sight cry until I think I might die,
my leathery arms beating the black
expanse of a hole-punched sky.
Pinpricks of light leak in where
I have been. Deaths fill my will;
I am insatiate and hunger during
the night. Nocturnal, my flight is
drunken. In one moment I have ...