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Karlo Sevilla


flame flickers
and quickly you
turn from flesh to
silhouette and weave
through the curtains then
exit the open window and float
above the storm-swept garden where
the frogs that survived the devastation insist
to stay and croak aloud undying love to one another.

Karlo Sevilla writes from Quezon City, Philippines, and suffers from a lagging inertia of consciousness.

Karlo Sevilla

How a Cove Is Formed

The shore circles forward its arms
in ballet’s first position,
then in its open embrace nests
ocean’s fingertip.

Karlo Sevilla is a Filipino freelance writer whose country has been undergoing “interesting times” after the Philippine national elections.