What Mother Failed to Mention about Dating a Mer-Man

by LindaAnn LoSchiavo This poem originally appeared in the collection, A Route Obscure and Lonely (Wapshott Press, 2019) Don’t catalogue your insecurities,Believing he can drown unwanted pain. Assuming he’d enjoy your local poolIs incorrect. He’s used to privacy. All make-up should be waterproof, wet skinDabbed silver. Coral jewelry should notBe store-bought. It’s always inherited.Get usedContinue reading “What Mother Failed to Mention about Dating a Mer-Man”