We Do This Clockwise

Brandon Hansen


You stir your coffee,
have opinions
on fringe films
and ghost-things that move
the spoon for you. You
spook me, I love to jump.

I love, honestly, the top
edges of Styrofoam cups,
pinched with your teeth,
the way you separate me
like moisture from glass
with those sidelong glances.


Brandon Hansen is from a village in northern Wisconsin named Long Lake. He can affirm that, indeed, the lake is long. He also writes.

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