Kelli Russell Agodon
Like the tulip
I placed on the table.
Evenings of garlic and blue basil
Small Tuscan villages
Across the cutting board
Olive oil rivers and white onion rafts.
We drank wine darker than night.
Copyright 2000, Kelli Russell Agodon
This year Kelli Russell Agodon's poems have appeared in Calyx,
Crab Creek Review, Pontoon #3, Spindrift and others.
She has participated in the Seattle Poetry Festival the last 2 years and
was a featured poet on the ABC News website for National Poetry Month.
Kelli lives in Kingston, Washington, with her husband, greyhound and fan
club of three spirited cats.
Switched-on Gutenberg/Vol. 4, No. 2