Ashley Farley

mask
mask

The Crab
Remember
Its stomach
And breasts:
The stars were put there as a sacrifice.
Remember
You reflect the sea and the sky,
Your mother and father:
A mirror echoing itself.

Ashley Farley is a senior at The College at Brockport pursuing her degree in English Literature, and has been the recipient of the Calvin Rich Poetry Award and Scholarship. She enjoys all things summer. Visit her website at https://aelizabethmarie.atavist.com/.