Three Haiku’s

by Tree Maria

Artist: Mickalene Thomas

I
blue sky swallows itself 
white winter skullfucked — 
deeply raw nimbus.

II
smack rattled rib cage 
dirt 
bones 
erratic feathers 
cold blooded cash.

III
dandelions undulate between 
purple blossoms ejaculation.


Tree Maria is a writer newly based in Salt Lake City, who featured for Battle Born Slam, The Truth Spot and more! When she’s not writing poems she’s trying to take down the patriarchy.