When a maiden crafts her own forest portal, the imagery of free verse breathes forth from the circlet.

The curves of her form would contract in expansion
should she construct a portal

View from beneath the water oaks in front of this poet’s house — Isabel, Louisiana, edited with Bazaart.

A poser for Titiana may scold a daydream
to have the mendacity to emerge as her dragon
as she plaits his canard
in midsummer tucks strewn…