Must you look at me that way
must I feel the way I do
must you raise me towards the sky
then leave me feeling blue
must you continue patterns
must you always go away
won’t you stay this time
and prove you’ve changed your ways?
L. M. Giannone is a writer and poet living in the San Francisco Bay Area. Originally from Southern Connecticut, Lisa transplanted herself in California to escape the harsh winters and summers of New England. She is the author of No Vacancy, a collection of humorous personal essays, and A Touch of Noir, a collection of short stories written in noir style. She has two books in the works for 2017 publication.