I curl around the baby until the last black dagger
scratches my forehead and
we wait for the thaw.
Carrie Greenlaw is a poet and artist residing on the North Side of Pittsburgh. Her work has been featured in Masque & Spectacle, River & South Review, Inscape, and other publications, and she is a Best of the Net nominee. Her debut chapbook, Dark Garnet, was published by L&S Press in 2019. She believes in living low and living slow.