O’ Keefe, Yellow Flower

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The sex of yellow, its pealed strife
and resin. Or how a specter, a sensual crumple
and crepe, butter-tongued, makes time
with a pair of honeyed tonsils, coercing
a holler, a yodel, aria raging blonde
over brood, the Belle’s Seduction,
tolled in the secret opera
through which the flower
praises and blooms.
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About John Biscello

Originally from Brooklyn, NY, writer, poet, spoken word performer, and playwright, John Biscello now lives in Taos, New Mexico. He is the author of two novels: Broken Land, a Brooklyn Tale and Raking the Dust, and a collection of stories, Freeze Tag. His fiction and poetry has appeared in: Art Times, nthposition, The Wanderlust Review, Ophelia Street, Caper, Polyphony, Dilate, Militant Roger, Chokecherries, Farmhouse, BENT, The 555 Collective, Instigator, Brass Sopaipilla, The Iconoclast, Adobe Walls, Kansas City Voices, and the Tishman Review. His blog--Notes of an Urban Stray--can be read at johnbiscello.blogspot.com. Broken Land, a Brooklyn Tale was named Underground Book Reviews 2014 Book of the Year.
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