The Perforator

Having crossed the border
between rapt attachments

I’ve always preferred
the clean break

to the sloppy gash.
That’s why this morning

I’m out here straddling
the fence on separation,

tip-tapping borders
with my tiny pickaxe.

Sarah J. Sloat lives in Germany, where she does her best. http://theraininmypurse.blogspot.com