Audrey Howitt
Aug 7, 2022
Photo by Hennie Stander on Unsplash

like syrup, it pours out
onto rocked creek bed,
soothing edges left raw
by dogged news cycles

breath falls open,
the body’s currency
freely afloat in tender trade
seeking safe harbor.

each refuge marks a deeper map,
an oasis founded on currents of air



Audrey Howitt

A licensed attorney and psychotherapist, opera singer, voice teacher, and poet.