Cervical Vertebra Variation (2)

C2. Axis. Song cycle symphysis. The second cervical vertebra a pivot on which the air changes direction. Rotating wave


of Warblers. Palm Warbler’s 6-plume repetition. Yellow Warbler’s variable sweet-sweet-sweet. Caudal draft.

Sylvia Legris’ poems in this issue of CV2 are from her yet-to-be-published collection Pneumatic antiphonal, other poems of which have appeared in New American Writing, Conjunctions, and Prairie Fire.