︎︎︎ Virginia Laurie
︎ SEPT 22, 2021

I was born yesterday,
I breathe underwater,
I can fill a cup without
looking. I speak cursive,
I know Russian, I’m totally
okay with losing. I can hand-
stand, I can do math, I can
travel faster than light. I can
bend time, I can stop it
& I hardly think about you.

Virginia Laurie
is a student at Washington and Lee University whose work has been published in Apricity, LandLocked, Panoply, Phantom Kangaroo, and Merrimack Review.