I asked her again
how we came to be here.
Explosion, she said. Then,
upright, no fur, no scales. Next,
two looked at the sun and one said,
I am he incarnate.
Sam Levy is a freelance writer and editor living
in Austin, Texas. She recently received a Master
of Liberal Arts degree from St. Edward’s
University where she completed a thesis project
in poetry. She is currently working on a
chapbook entitled The Vessel.