November 1, 2017 orangeq2017


Dome of skin
inflated pale like iridescent balloon in sea
cool and wet and safe and must and loam.

I curled up into myself last night and I haven’t been able to escape.



A recent graduate of the University of Michigan, Adrianna Sage O’Brien is new to the publishing world. Her poetry is full of obsessions of light, images, and filmic language. Her work focuses on the senses, bodies, and their place in the natural world. Through these meaningful and visceral connections between the senses and nature, she aims to break the barrier between bodies and their environment.

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