It's true that you don't know them--nor do I know what I wanted their movement to say when I tucked them in an envelope with words for you. I thought it was my life caught in a warm night. I believed myself loved by the wan and delicate man you see dancing against the drop-off behind them all. But you can
Leslie Adrienne Miller
Leslie Adrienne Miller is the author of six poetry collections, most recently Y (Graywolf Press, 2012), The Resurrection Trade (Graywolf Press, 2007), and Eat Quite Everything You See (Graywolf Press, 2002). She teaches at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota.