Alexis Bates

Alexis Bates

Alexis Bates is a poet and writer who uses words to initiate intimacy with an audience. You can read her work in Luna Luna Magazine, Five:2:One, Vagabond City Lit, and elsewhere. Her micro-chap, When Cars Touch, is published with Ghost City Press.


Unsolicited Advice (About That Boy)

My roommate stops me from tossing

the bananas, already browning,

the rot makes them better

for the stomach to digest…
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