Itch And Ire.

Over time, when bitten enough, The body can build up tolerance To mosquito bites So that they no longer itch. Then— though you might be Bitten a hundred times On each hand And again— on each leg You are not bothered. Advertisements

Winter.

Woke up with a headache, It’s the dawn of a warm December, The air smells of bonfire, Rusty leaves and amber.