Author Archives: Nick Triolo

Wild Strawberry Madrigal

Cinquefoil heaven behind tract homes, creeping with emerald mouse-tail vines & candied seeded garnet thimbles, you grew beside the place we buried goldfish, caged mice, the small pets we were permitted, Continue reading

Cosmic Fruit

COLD STRAWBERRY soup stimulates honeymooners. So goes the thought in rural France. Medieval botanists believed that strawberries, being many-seeded, aided fertility. Both Venus and Freyja, Roman and Norse goddesses of love, Continue reading

On Finding a Field

I’ve been looking for you so long I need you so  so soso so     much    & it snowed my woes check my shoes my purple hands I’ve been looking Continue reading