"Bookended love story" by Aspen Blue

In through her bookstore he swoops for a page a mumbled reminder the thoughts of a sage finding a fantasy rifling writ musing a mystery poet complicit

Begs for a hot drink cardamom dregs stays ‘round for breakfast cooks her some eggs reads the conclusion cries when it ends pens five-star review as twilight descends

Editorial: Visceral and real, the words embrace you like a love story, twirling through like pages flipped in a book. It creates the emotion without spelling it out. The strength here lies in the quick pace of the poem, like a nervous heart.

Aspen describes herself as writer, poet, scientist, educator, humanist, autist.