I gave Veronica a pear

by kvennarad

© 2011 Marie Marshall

© 2011 Marie Marshall

This is a poem of mine from 2011, published earlier this year (slightly to my surprise) in May Prism 2014, along with six others of mine in a special feature on my work. Read more about this publication here This particular poem was previously published by Tower Journal, and is one of a set dedicated to Venetian courtesan Veronica Franco.