Poetry / Jessica Daisy


'Octave'

Issue 1. February 01, 2021

OCTAVE 

When I look at his hands
I think of piano keys
How the distance between his fingers
Spans the ivory of my throat

Jessica Lightfoot-Toye is an MA Creative Writing student studying at the University of Lincoln. She is also the editor-in-chief of the university's in-house literary journal, The Lincoln Review.