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  John Nichols

Published on: 2/23/2010
Milking the Vein

My writing teacher says I must
slit my wrist, let it bleed
all down the page, go deep
to the bone to hone the purest
words. I should pour
my blood out until I
am dry. My life shining
like a red light district beacon

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