Tie me up in your serenity.
Tie me up and let me float away
float away to stability.
Away from red away from you, and I don’t know
I don’t know what you’re called
I just know that you pump
You pump and tie me up.
You make my toes tingle, and I’m humming and exhaling
to the sound of
your wings and beats and flutters
is this good for me what is it doing
I’ve had enough teeth pulled
tie me up like I’m grounded
make me soup to drink and make it me
make me Certain of What you’re doing
Tie me up in your tubes and
tie me under your
I don’t care how.
I’m floating too far.
Make my nose a skeleton; you’re too tight. I can stop breathing, can’t I?
That would be odd.
Or would you force air into my lungs or would it find its way into my open mouth?
I don’t feel safe.
I feel too safe.
I don’t know. And that’s what’s deepest down. I’m
I’m trying to float away
away where you’re not there
under buttercup tarantulas and
blue picnic umbrella sun.