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Jennifer Militello

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Jennifer Militello is the author of Body Thesaurus (Tupelo Press, 2013). She teaches in the MFA program at New England College in New Hampshire.

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Take the man you think you love and his
fabulous lips. Take him from one place
to the next. Let him drive your car. Let him
drive it through the mood-crazed woods
until it overheats. Let the nights feed
from your eyes as you look at him. Do
not turn on the heat. Do not spill