by Austin Veldman


the fallibility

of cornerstone


dust in the high beams

like a coming storm



wanders into our kitchen again


you left the oven on


for two hours


you pulled weeds

gravel in your knees


my love for you

a precipice


Austin Veldman is a poet, fiction writer, and songwriter. He is currently pursuing an MA in English from Indiana University South Bend. His poetry has featured in Bateau, Dreams & Nightmares, Artifact Nouveau, and others. He currently is an Assistant Editor at 42 Miles Press and the Editor-in-chief at Twyckenham Notes.

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