Bridge Texture

The knitter in a café
whispers to herself—is it

do drop
or don’t

a stitch? An allergy
to wool is not the same
as a fear

of sheep
staples. Those long blunt
needles could be

walking sticks
for gods or
batons for

conducting accidental
pauses in an unclaimed song.

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