I hope the backs of our heads,
when they are nestled together,
cause offense to the gawkers
who, in disbelief stare us down.
I might choose to bare all for show
although, she leaves her hair covered
she, wears no doubt on her sleeve
when she walks arm in arm with me.
Artist Bio: Rhys Ramsay is a Scottish poet and short story writer living in London. Taking inspiration from a diverse range of writers and artists, both contemporary and past; he is currently working on his first collection of poems covering such themes as city life, sex, love, meltdowns on the tube and politics.
About Whitney Sweethttp://fatwomenare.wordpress.comBio: Whitney Sweet is a poet and writer of fiction. Her work has been included in A&U Magazine, as well as Mentor Me: Instruction and Advice for Aspiring Writers anthology. She is the winner of the 2014 Judith Eve Gewurtz Memorial Poetry Award. Her poetry will be included in the forthcoming Another Dysfunctional Cancer Poem Anthology (October 2018) and essays can be read in the Far Villages: Welcome Essays for New and Beginner Poets (2019) She is the creator and editor of T.R.O.U. Lit. Mag, a literary magazine dedicated to love and diversity. Whitney holds an MA in Communication and Culture from York University, as well as a BA in Creative Writing and English. When she isn’t writing you might find her laughing with her husband, napping, knitting, cooking, or petting her dogs.