A Caress

A caress
gone down
to the marrow.

Dreams alight
on the legs
of sparrows.


Poem by George Mario Angel Quintero

George Mario Angel Quintero was born in 1964 in San Francisco, California. He is the author of three books in English as George Angel, and seven books of poetry and three books of plays in Spanish as Mario Angel Quintero. Since 1995, he has lived in Medellin, Colombia.