Brian J. Alvarado

Hades Wins Again

resisting the suction
kissing sockets shut,

and awakening about
satin-covered nothing,

eurydice busy sleeping
somewhere, elsewhere

Brian J. Alvarado (@wrdsrch), writes and sings. Recent work is featured and/or forthcoming in Thimble, FERAL, SHIFT, Sledgehammer, and Versification, among others. He holds a BA in Creative Writing from Susquehanna University.