by Joanna Gilman Hyde

The Hawk West Desk Window 10:00pm

My Daughter was born

into a pool of water

and lifted up

like Venus Rising

with a beauty from another world

Eliza’s Out Now

at a drinking party

showing off reindeer sweaters:

She’s in one from Me

and Her Boyfriend’s in one

knitted by My Mother

for Her High School Sweetheart