You could have a big dipper   

Horology isn’t a lost art by Maggie Fulmer






–at a quarter past the end; reboot.


I tell everyone time isn’t real

but I disagree; that semi-truck moved

too fast and avoided this crash,

for a reason.


A nesting Chaffinch gathers

twigs, dirt, and minutes,

but without the silk

extruded from an orb-weaver

its patience is wasted;

there’s no rush is a lie


that I needed–


it wasn’t my fault,

was it?


I still take time from

the palm of your hand

and smile when I swallow it.



Maggie Fulmer is an emerging writer from Kentucky with a passion for creative nonfiction and poetry. Her work has been featured in Atlas+Alice, Dime Show Review, The Coil and Ice Lolly Review. She can be found on most corners of the internet (@mfulms21) talking about boybands, books, and reality television.


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