Dotty LeMieux

Dotty LeMieux is the author of four chapbooks, Five Angels, Five Trees Press; Let Us Not Blame Foolish Women, Tombouctou Books; The Land, Smithereens Press, and most recently Henceforth I Ask Not Good Fortune, Finishing Line Press. In the late 1970’s to mid-1980’s, she edited the eclectic literary and art journal Turkey Buzzard Review in the poetic haven of Bolinas, California. Her work has appeared in numerous print and online journals and anthologies. Dotty lives in Northern California, where she practices environmental law and helps elect progressive candidates to office. You may read more at her blog: https://dottylemieuxpoemsandmore.com

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Poetry

Six Feet

The length of my dog's leash. Meeting another,
twelve feet between wary humans,
dogs sniff nose ... [+]