Preparing to Read "Diorama" by Rocío Cerón

Preparing to Read "Diorama" by Rocío Cerón

Preparing to Read "Diorama" by Rocío Cerón

Ostriches in flight—there are women whose words are ash trees. Shadows stitch together harbors of air. In the midst of the stampede, a hand rests on the arc of a kneecap. Cigar and smoke. Rosy cypress sleep. The scent reaches far beyond the border. From the bureau—power, smile destroyed/ocher temptation, strophic enjambed body. Vestibule.