white dandelion flower
I delight in the dandelions
Their stubborn will to see the sun
When spring has only begun
Named a weed by the ones
Who close their eyes still
Refusing sight
Of the life
That waits

Rey Fairburn

Rey Fairburn (she/they) is a queer, neurodivergent poet and artist. Her work has been published by Lupercalia Press, Fauxmoir, Lived Collective, Red Door Magazine, and more. Find out more on Instagram @reysenchantments or on their website www.reysenchantments.com