shot glass
"... brevity is the soul of wit ..."
- William Shakespeare


Mary Cresswell is from Los Angeles and lives on New Zealand's Kapiti Coast. Fish Stories, a collection of her experiments with ghazals and glosas, was published by Canterbury University Press in 2015. Also see:
Cresswell, Mary

Mary Cresswell


Sunset At The Beach

we bounce on the boards
of the porch steps

the sun on the horizon
sinks deeper and deeper

and we reach into a
standing back flip

rolling the whole world
under us into the dark

without a splash