It’s about pressure. The pressure of one being enveloping another being, of one mother hugging her child, of a greater force subsuming and defining a lesser....more
Aaron Belz has published three books of poetry—The Bird Hoverer (BlaxeVOX, 2007), Lovely, Raspberry (Persea, 2010) and Glitter Bomb (Persea, 2014)—as well as numerous essays and reviews. Originally from St. Louis, he now lives in Hillsborough, North Carolina. Find him on Twitter at @aaronbelz.