The Sun Is Full of Bullets | Erica Brunner

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Erica Brunner is a poet from Seattle. Her poems are forthcoming and included in Hanging Loose Magazine, The Monarch Review, WomenArts Quarterly, the Portland Review, Bear Review, Pacifica Literary Review and elsewhere. She earned her MFA in Poetry from the New School.  She currently lives and writes in Brooklyn.

 

Virginity is a man’s idea

Lemongrass
steam in the shower

Chain myself to
myself

Let it blurt

My body is
a wire

I know where
to push

Pine scented candles
black silk pillowcase
I’m not trying

to keep my pussy tight

Studded chokers

Clematis through
the trellis

Lilacs in the back-
yard